Praia da Rocha boardwalk is undergoing a complete replacement
Feb11

Praia da Rocha boardwalk is undergoing a complete replacement

The beach boardwalk in Praia da Rocha is undergoing a complete replacement and will feature 50 new light posts and free public Wifi – February 11, 2022 Portimão Council has revealed that the replacement of Praia da Rocha’s beach boardwalk is moving along at a “good pace”. Costing over €1 million, the project involves the complete replacement of the entire boardwalk, which was built around 16 years ago and was growing increasingly...

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New beach playground at Ferragudo’s Praia Grande Beach
Feb01

New beach playground at Ferragudo’s Praia Grande Beach

A new beach playground has been unveiled at Praia Grande in Ferragudo (Lagoa), giving children a place where they can play “safely and comfortably all year round” – February 1, 2022 Representing an investment of over €45,000, the new playground replaces the beach’s previous play area which was dismantled after the Portuguese Environmental Agency (APA) warned that it was located below a cliff that was deemed “at risk of...

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Setting the wheels in motion
Apr20

Setting the wheels in motion

Getting around the parish of Lagoa has never been easier The comfortable, flexible hop-on, hop-off Rota das Falésias (cliffs’ route) minibus service is a great way to see the sights of Carvoeiro, Ferragudo and Lagoa. The 20-seater, air-conditioned Mercedes Benz minibus runs every half hour, seven days a week, with passengers able to hop on and off as many times as they like, buying either a 24- or 48-hour ticket. So, for an...

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