Portugal has always been a popular location to take your holidays, offering a range of beautiful sights and sounds around every corner. In recent news, the country has beaten off stiff competition to be placed among the top 10 countries to visit during 2013.
Praised for its credibility and fantastic holidaying experience, Portugal saw off Mozambique, Panama, Cuba and Canada to be named among the top ten. With interesting historical quarters including squares, churches and monasteries found all over the country, Portugal is a great location for those looking to indulge in a slice of culture during their summer sojourn. The accolade was given out by Globe Spots, a collection of independent travellers who share with other travellers about the fascinating places they have visited.
One of the finest areas to visit in Portugal is the Algarve, offering a wealth of unspoilt scenery, traditional fishing villages and sunkissed beaches all tucked into the southern tip of the country. Why not book your solo holidays to the Algarve today and discover why it proves such a popular draw?
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