Areas of Portugal

 

If you already live in Portugal, are visiting on your holidays, or are seriously considering buying property here, then the articles below will give you an idea on some areas in Portugal that may be of interest. The majority of these towns, villages and cities are about a one hour drive south of Lisbon and for the most part are located on the Blue Coast (Costa Azul) Portugal.

 

There is an abundance of thing's to do here if you like the outdoors, nature and the sea, but you will not find many places like shopping malls, cinemas and theatre. Even though the information isn't comprehensive, you will get a good idea of each place from the photographs on each page and throughout our website. If you need a little bit of local expertise or are looking for something in particular, feel free to send us an email or give us a call. For what ever reason you are in Portugal, we hope you enjoy yourselves and have a memorable time.

 

Alentejo

A brief introduction to beautiful Alentejo which is located south of Lisbon and north of the Algarve

 

Alentejo Coast

The least explored coast in Portugal and probably the most beautiful

 

Aldeia do Meco

Fashionable beach village and hideout for celebrities at only 35 minutes south of Lisbon with beautiful beaches and great food

 

Blue Coast

Why the Blue Coast is southern Europe’s safe haven and property hotspot with great prices and something for everyone

 

Carrasqueira

A sleepy village on the Sado Estuary and River near the much procured area of Comporta in Alcacer do Sal

 

Carvalhal

An up and coming village on Portugal’s coast with many international artists and designers making this there preferred destination

 

Comporta

The Stork famous village with Estuary, Beach and probably the most sought after area in portugal currently. Click for Travel Guide

 

Grandola

Where the Carnation Revolution started in 1974 and not too far from the beach

 

Possanco

The new country hamlet at a stone’s throw to the beach and with amazing views to the Serra da Arrabida Nature Reserve

 

Serra da Arrabida

A beautiful nature reserve overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Setubal the port city and the tourist destination of Troia

 

Soltroia

The traditional Portuguese luxury retreat and private consominium which is located along the coast between Troia and Comporta

 

Sesimbra

The beautiful fishing town with superb seafood and fish dishes and great beaches to boot

 

Sintra

Full of history and intrigue and why Sintra is Portugal’s most international recognised and frequented town

 

Troia

The Troia Peninsula with the Atlantic Coast on one side and the Sado Estuary on the other and up market luxury tourist resort

 

Luxury Developments along the Coast

 

Herdade da Comporta

Traditional, luxury, golf, country and oceanside smallscale developments and sea view luxury villas and plots

 

Troia Resort

The luxury development at the tip of the Troia peninsula overlooking the Serra da Arrabida Nature Reserve and the port of Setubal