Planning a 6 week road trip, commencing mid September 2017, essentially on my own, along the south coast of Portugal and Spain. Safe, comfortable, stylish and occasional luxury suggestions please. Emphasis on the sound of waves and beaches to walk and authentic experiences.
(Husband will join me for some weekends so access to airport locations also to be factored in).
Advise re Car Hire, Accommodation and must see hidden gems appreciated.
In Portugal I would suggest the coastal towns of Salema Lagos and Tavira They still have some charm and are nice historical towns too. Airport wise in Portugal you are talking about the two airports Lisbon Portela Airport and Faro Airport as the only international options in this part of Portugal.If you are driving down the west coast from Lisbon, then I would suggest a stop at Vila Nova de Milfontes. Very nice coastal town with a beach and some good walking trails.
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