Firstly, I have to say that Faro was the friendliest airport I have travelled to, with genuine smiles all around. And I've passed through more than a few, where they're not: not really!
And that happy feeling grew, the longer I spent in the charming landscape that surrounds this very pleasant residence.
The casa soon becomes a home from home, with a touch of luxury; and the swimming pool-with its nearby outside dining area is bliss for both breakfasts and lazy evening dining.
Close by is a small local shop, providing necessary items; and there's a fish van calling every week. No need to go hungry, if you decide to linger away from the road that leads to the excellent supermarkets, just a few miles away.
My whole experience was, truly, holistic, because there is such peace, here; and everything a visitor needs in space, comfort and amenities.
When we did go travelling, all was an adventure with some memorable conversations with both native Portuguese or... more