Silves is a relatively small town. It is situated on the picturesque river Arade.
Silves is the oldest town in the Algarve, where the existence of colonies of the Phoenicians and Kathagers from the fourth century B.C.E was proven.
The Romans transformed the city with their fortifications and built an important inland harbour and thus created a major trading hub.
Only sitting around in the hotel is too boring. The surrounding area can be explored on long walks along the coast of the AlgarveRead More