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Windmills in Algarve Portugal

Windmills in Portugal, Algarve

The western Algarve can be a pretty windy place with strong breezes blowing in from the Atlantic. A number of picturesque windmills were built in the 19th century on the Algarve coast and were used as olive and corn mills.

Windmills in Algarve Portugal.

A number of the Algarve region's preserved and historic windmills have now been tastefully converted into self-catering holiday cottages or homes.

Windmills in Algarve Portugal.

There are windmills to let in Albufeira, Tavira, Salema and other towns on the Algarve coast. Some recommended places to stay within windmills is Windmill Hill in Cercal, the Pura Vida Windmill Lodge in Azoia, the Casa Moinho do Oeste in Moledo.

The windmill below is in Sintra.

Windmill in Sintra


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