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Where is the Costa Vicentina?

It extends from near the popular resort city of Lagos west to the famously scenic lighthouse at Cabo São Vicente, then north up the coast all the way to Odeceixe (where the stunning horseshoe beach is an attraction all on its own). At this point, the Algarve gives way to the Alentejo, but the coastline remains ruggedly spectacular all the way up to the picturesque little fishing village of Porto Covo. The entire region is part of the massive Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina, ensuring its natural beauty and untamed landscapes remain protected from the ravages of development and tourism…..Read more here