Gastronomy involves discovering, tasting, experiencing and understanding food and drink, alone or in the company of friends and family. In the Algarve, you will find a wide range of restaurants, snack bars and typical “tavernas” where you can do just that, or if you are the more adventurous type you can try many of the typical Portuguese recipes in your own kitchen in the comfort of your home.
If you are lucky and still have your mom around, Mother’s day is a great day to rekindle your love with her, and for thanking her for all the little things that you share together. For fathers, husbands and partners it is a great day to show your loved one that you care and appreciate her.
Are you are looking for an interesting Easter breakaway holiday? Fun experiences and fantastic weather? Then one great place to be is Lagos and its surrounding parishes in the Algarve. By making Lagos your destination of choice during the Easter break, you will have multiple opportunities to truly enjoy yourself … be it because you want to be alone to recharge your batteries and appreciate nature, be it a romantic getaway with your partner, or just to have fun filled days with your children, family and friends
I have lived in many places along the years, but the Algarve holds a special place in my heart. I love this region, and I love living in Lagos. Lagos is a town that has embraced me and welcomed me with open arms - a town that I have made my own since December 2009.
There is no doubt that Facebook as a marketing platform if used correctly is a very effective and cheap tool. So, why is it not generating the sales that those small business owners are hoping for? What are they doing wrong?
Located in the heart of the Western Algarve in Portugal, Lagos is a popular holiday resort, famous for its perfect location, warm weather, fine dining experiences and sightseeing opportunities. Blessed with a Mediterranean climate, mild winters and warm summers, Lagos is an ideal destination for any type of visitor, young and old and it is perfect for anyone seeking a place that can be enjoyed all year round.
The name of Portugal itself reveals much of the country's early history, stemming from the Roman name Portus Cale, a Latin name meaning "Port of Cale", later transformed into Portucale, and finally into Portugal, who emerged as a county of the Kingdom of León (see First County of Portugal and Second County of Portugal) and became an independent kingdom in 1139.
The other day I was chatting to a very good friend of mine in South Africa that has developed her consultancy by focusing on developing leadership skills with women clients. That led to a discussion on what leadership destructive traits, are common for both genders.
Since historic times, we have been using table lamps so that we could harness light in the best way possible. However, since then, table lighting has changed considerably. Looking back, it is interesting to see how the table lamps of those times used to be entirely different from those, which are available and in use today.