By Luis Ascenso Photography from Lisbon, Portugal (Marinha beach - Algarve) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

The Algarve

Roughly 5 miles away from the capital of the Algarve and 10 from Faro International Airport, Olhão is a booming city. At a glance, this may seem a city stopped in time, with its traditional market, dubious architecture and ubiquitous seafood and “tapas” shops.

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Sailing towards Gibraltar and Ceuta

The Golf of Cadiz – The gate to the Mediterranean Sea is such a challenging and iconic passage that the crossing from the Golf of Cadiz towards Gibraltar is one of the most wanted mile building trips.