50 years ago in Olhão

Olhao in the 1960's

I recently mentioned that we had come across in Dr Frederic P. Marjay’s ‘Algarve some lovely photographs of Olhão in the late 1950’s/early 1960’s. Well here they are.

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Being an Algarvian Bibliophile

Boarding a TAP plane in the 1960s

. . . actually isn’t that easy! There are very few books, including Tourist guides, on the Algarve. We can only assume this is because most visitors tend to head straight for the beach or golfcourse, and so don’t need a guide. The lack of older publications we suspect reflects the fact that in the […]

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