Documentary “The Algarve in the Portuguese Discoveries” wins double accolade
Dec03

Documentary “The Algarve in the Portuguese Discoveries” wins double accolade

“The Algarve in the Portuguese Discoveries”, which highlights the role Lagos and the Western Algarve played in Portugal’s history, received the Best Documentary Award and the Special Jury Award – December 3, 2023 | Text Alexandra Stilwell The video documentary “The Algarve in the Portuguese Discoveries”, produced by New Light Pictures for the Algarve Tourism Region (RTA), received two top awards at leading national tourism film...

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Silves Castle awarded with “Regional 5 Stars Award”
May03

Silves Castle awarded with “Regional 5 Stars Award”

The iconic structure joins seven others in the region distinguished with this award – May 3, 2022 Silves’s Castle received once again the “Regional 5 Stars Award” in the category “National Monuments”, being one of the seven icons selected for the Algarve region, alongside the Cataplana dish, the Algarve orange, the region of Estoi, the Ria Formosa Natural Park, Praia da Rocha Beach and the Monchique hills. “It’s a great pride to have...

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Tapas Route (Rota do Petisco) Wins National Gastronomic Award
Mar03

Tapas Route (Rota do Petisco) Wins National Gastronomic Award

Rota do Petisco (Tapas Route) awarded national gastronomic prize at the National Tourism 2021 Awards – March 3, 2022 The Algarve’s Rota do Petisco (Tapas Route) event has won a national gastronomic tourism award at the Prémio Nacional de Turismo 2021, which recognises the best companies, practices, and tourism projects in Portugal. Organised by the Expresso newspaper and the BPI bank, the awards feature different categories each year....

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