Only a short stroll from Vila Castelo is this picturesque village, offering excellent restaurants (local and international cuisine), cafes, mini markets, an ATM machine, a post-office, a pharmacy, among others.
Some summer evenings, the square is bustling with live music and dancing. various village and beach bars have live music too. Ask reception for entertainment tips.
The fishing area is found by following the stream down towards the estuary and is well worth the visit, here you can buy a variety of fresh fish from the local market at a reasonable price.
There are supermarkets and one with a butcher, located just off the main square with an excellent variety of meat.
A baker is located just off the main square, where you will find delicious and typical Portuguese cakes and bread.
There are shopping facilities within the village, however for a bigger shop, go to Lidl (just outside the village, 5 minutes by car), Intermarche (Road to Carvoeiro/Lagoa, 10 minute-drive) or in Portimão the Continente or Aqua shopping centers.
Just off the square near the baker, is a paper shop with all types of magazines and where you can find daily English/Dutch/German newspapers.