Praia da Rocha voted one of the world’s top beachesA holiday in the Algarve region of Portugal is expected to be full of sun, sea and sand, providing the best relaxing holidays for singles.  Now, visitors can be assured that they are sunning it up in one of the most beautiful areas in the world after Praia da Rocha was voted to be one of the most breathtaking beaches.

The beach was voted as the 5th most breathtaking in the world on the website of travel review giant TripAdvisor. The list was compiled by public voting and industry specialists in order to get the most accurate list of great beaches found across the globe.

Praia da Rocha is located on the Southern side of the Algarve region and offers the golden sands and clear Atlantic waters that beach lovers crave. The beach was particularly commended for its newly added boardwalk which reviewers said was wonderful to walk along, and other reviews described it as “huge, clean and wonderful”.

The Algarve is full of beautiful sights with plenty to explore in the area, and with beaches like Praia da Rocha dotted all round the coast, it is the ideal destination for a great holiday.

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