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Algarve to host third round of FIA GT1 championship

Europe’s most famous secret, the Algarve will host the third round of the FIA GT1 World Championship from 6th to 8th May.

New from Dive Worldwide – The Azores

The emerald-green, volcanic archipelago of the Azores is a haven for nature lovers and divers. Great whales and graceful dolphins can be seen from above the water whilst below there is a rich marine biodiversity to discover.

Discover a whole new Portugal this summer

Discover a whole new Portugal this summer

With summer just around the corner, what better way to celebrate then to explore the stunning Grande Lago whilst soaking up the fresh Portuguese air and sun with friends or family?

A duo of deals for single travellers this Easter

For solo travellers who fancy making the most of the Easter/Royal Wedding bank holiday bonanza, singles specialist, Friendship Travel, is highlighting savings of £75 per person on 10-night holidays in Portugal and Turkey.

Celebrate Mother's Day with a rural escape in the Iberian Peninsula

Celebrate Mother's Day with a rural escape in the Iberian Peninsula

For a Mother's Day treat that goes beyond a traditional day out, Headwater's new Porto to Coimbra Cycling holiday and Aspects of Avila walking holidays will take you to the secret heartlands of the Iberian Peninsula.

Honeymoon in style on the Western Algarve

Honeymoon in style on the Western Algarve

Overlooking a divine stretch of beach on Portugal’s sun-kissed Western Algarve with just 38 exquisitely appointed rooms, the five star Hotel Martinhal, offers a honeymoon haven far away from the madding crowds.

Yorkshire holidaymakers Jet2 Madeira

Yorkshire holidaymakers Jet2 Madeira

Yorkshire’s first direct scheduled flight to the beautiful island of Madeira took off from Leeds Bradford Airport today, thanks to the North’s leading leisure airline with friendly low fares, Jet2.com.

Eurocamp's new parc is a paradise in Portugal

Eurocamp's new parc is a paradise in Portugal

Fall in love with Lisbon this summer and uncover palaces, castles, walled gardens and stunning coastline scenery with Eurocamp.

Portugal named best value holiday destination

Portugal offers the best value to UK travellers, according to the newest Annual Post Office Travel Services Holiday Money Report.

Travel-writing courses in Portugal

Following the success of her London-based travel-writing course, Kate Simon, Travel Editor of the Independent on Sunday, will host a workshop on the Algarve, Portugal, from Friday 27 to Sunday 29 May 2011.

Lisbon’s Orient Museum to host Namban Art exhibition

The Orient Museum in Lisbon has launched an inaugural exhibition on 'Namban art', a rare collection of over 60 pieces of 'Namban' furniture, textiles, arms and paintings.

Save 25% on Algarve winter sunshine breaks

The Monte da Quinta resort in the Algarve is offering the perfect incentive to escape the UK winter with a 25 per cent reduction on its winter sunshine breaks.

Romantic deals at the Quintas da Madeira for Valentine's

Romantic deals at the Quintas da Madeira for Valentine's

The Quintas da Madeira is a group of 10 Madeiran manor houses that have been converted into boutique hotels ranging from contemporary design properties to traditional villas complete with four-poster beds and antique furniture. The four and five-star hotels are all located in garden settings (Quintas), from botanical gardens to banana plantations.

Manston announces new summer Madeira flights

Manston announces new summer Madeira flights

Madeira is the newest name on Manston Airport’s destination board this summer.

First Choice’s top five hot destinations for 2011

First Choice’s top five hot destinations for 2011

As Britain gets to grips with the big freeze, our thoughts turn to sunnier climes and where we can go in search of some much needed sunshine.