Centro Historico de Albufeira, Albufeira

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The heart of a picturesque fishing village, Centro Historico de Albufeira basks in a traditional atmosphere accentuated with whitewashed walls and cobbled streets. Wander through narrow alleys lined with craft shops and street vendors selling souvenirs, then take a seat and people-watch at one of the bars or restaurants surrounding the quaint central square. Taste some of the local cuisine or sip a drink while cheering on the local soccer team. In the evening, live music fills the streets, and many clubs open stands with male and female dancers in the doorways. For Centro Historico de Albufeira and beyond, use our Albufeira online vacation planner to get the most from your Albufeira vacation.
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  • Dreadful place that makes Benidorm look like the South of France. The Strip is horrendous, full of blokes in football tops, tacky bars, stag parties, etc. We were told The Old Town was more mature.....  more
    Dreadful place that makes Benidorm look like the South of France. The Strip is horrendous, full of blokes in football tops, tacky bars, stag parties, etc. We were told The Old Town was more mature.....  more »
  • We stayed in Albuferia for a week but we were a bit out of the way for the old town. Took a taxi from Oura to here for the day. Think it was about 7 euros if I remember rightly. Make sure you take... 
    We stayed in Albuferia for a week but we were a bit out of the way for the old town. Took a taxi from Oura to here for the day. Think it was about 7 euros if I remember rightly. Make sure you take...  more »
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  • Such a lovely place to relax and enjoy the ambience. The square, partially surrounded by bars and restaurants, is lovely especially when live music is being played and its great to be able to sit back, enjoy a few drinks in the sunshine whilst listening to the music and watching the world pass slowly by. The quaint side streets host a wide variety of local shops, which are a pleasure to browse through. The wider precinct is home to more modern shops and easily accessible. The views from the each front restaurants are breath taking, especially at sunset. All in all, a lovely place to visit and relax
  • Nothing Portuguese about this place. Reminds me of a sunny Blackpool

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