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Beach in Portugal
Praia da Baía
A beach with boardwalks, located in a tourism and cultural centre. It is attended mostly by youngsters and tourists. It has many restaurants, bars and terraces. It is quite lively at night. There are many shops.
A beach attended by families that come back year after year. There are several restaurants with varied prices and menus.
Praia de Paramos
A bridge located in between boardwalks, with typical fishing boats. The chapel of Our Lady of Aparecida. There are typical restaurants that specialize in "caldeiradas".
Praia de Silvalde
A rural beach, divided by a large boardwalk. Quite attended, namely by those who enjoy recreational fishing.
A beach with a pleasant stretch of sand, quite popular among the youngsters, with several sports. There are bars and terraces and plenty of liveliness at night.
Avenida 5 de Outubro
A large recreational port, with many places, located in the centre of Olhão by the sea port.
A small river beach, at Ria Formosa (Formosa Brook), in a fishing village. Excellent for water sports.
Ilha da Fuseta
A very beautiful beach, located in the Natural Park of the Ria Formosa, with good quality water that is very rich in iodine. It can be acceded by boat at a price of 1.60 € but one must take heed in some windy days when the waves may be over two metres tall. Varied restaurants, with a special note to fine shellfish.
Praia da Ilha da Armona
A truly beautiful wide stretch of sand that can be acceded only by boat, from Olhão. Quite attended by divers, it has white sands and crystal clear waters. There are quality restaurants that serve a wide variety of shellfish.
A small river beach located by the small town of Fuseta. Despite its dimensions and the fact that the water quality could be better, it becomes crowded with tourists in the summer. Nearby there are several restaurants that serve mostly shellfish dishes.