In the Summer of 1989 on a trip to Europe we visited southern Portugal in the Algarve region. We stayed in the hotel in the background of the above photo. The Atlantic coast is beautiful in the Algarve. Below is a photo of the beach near our hotel Algarve.

More Ahead on our 1989 visit to Portugal

You may continue ahead on our 1989 visit to Portugal and it will join our 2000 visit (recommended), or you may jump ahead to our 2000 visit to Portugal or to our 2002 visit to Portugal.