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Meia Praia

Address: Lagos, Portugal
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Ranked #5 of 23 Attractions in Lagos
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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carluke
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

If looking for quiet stroll (for as many miles as you care ) then this is the place for you. Clean beaches with friendly people.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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12 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

It never fells crowded either swimming or sunbathing. it's clean and well maintained. There are plenty of cafes and restaurants at regular intervals. And free parking.....what more do you need for a day at the beach!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

One of the best beaches in the Algarve. You can walk from the town almost to Alvor - takes a good hour each way, although you can get the bus to the Meia Praia stop. Upside, fabu;ous beach and a few beach restaurants. Downside - despite the signs saying no dogs, there are always dogs with and without owners.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This must be one of the mot spectacular beaches in the world! 5km of non-stop soft warm sand. I don't think there was a single pebble along its whole length. Plenty of beach bars along the whole length. I was amazed it was not busier.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I am biased, I live here, but it is a beautiful long sandy beach. Safe, clean and has many good bars and restaurants. We do travel to other countries for our holidays, but always find ourselves saying our beach at home is better. Really, Lagos and Meia Praia beach is a wonderful holiday destination.

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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We attended a beach wedding with a dinner following at a nearby restaurant. we had an excellent time.

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frankfurt
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Loved every second of it, stunning beach, stunning location, actually like it that much we are going to live there!

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

great long beach with plenty of bars and restaurants to choose from.2 sunbeds and parasol 10 euro a day.plenty of room long beach.short walk from marina and town .

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I walk this beach regularly the whole stretch to the entrance of the harbour to Alvor. The beach is 3.2 miles long and not rammed even at high season. The walk to Alvor harbour entrance is delightful and when you stroll up to the harbour wall the view is simply breathtaking. There is an inland route for those who wish... More

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Loule, Portugal
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

a lovely traditional place with a good selection of freah fish straight from the sea set on the beach with beautiful views.a must to visit.

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