Almancil is a busting vibrant local town, packed with restaurants, cafes and bars. Centrally located in the Golden Triangle, In Almancil you will find all the amenities, including many supermarkets, local buthers and a choice of shops. Almancil is most notable for its proximity to the luxury beach resorts of Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo.
Loulé is an interesting Historical town north of Faro. It is a large town with great selection of shops, restaurants, numerous banks, art galleries, swimming pools and a sports pavilion.