Golden Triangle (Algarve)
The Golden Triangle is the name of the affluent region outside of Faro, capital of the Algarve, famous for its luxury resorts and Michelin star restaurants, which is located between three points:
- Resort-town of Vilamoura
- Village of Almancil
- Gated luxury communities of Quinta do Lago & Vale do Lobo
Vilamoura is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Portugal, home to a yacht marina and numerous resorts. Almancil is home to three Michelin starred restaurants, while Vilamoura has one. Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo are luxury gated communities that have both hosted the Portuguese Open, part of the PGA European Tour, in 1976, 1984–1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, and 2001–2003.
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- Financial Times - Algarve’s ‘Golden Triangle’
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