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  1. Albufeira is a city and a municipality in the Faro District of the Algarve Region, in southernmost Portugal. It is a main tourist destination, due to its coastal location. The municipality population in 2011 was 40,828, in an area of 140.66 km². The city proper had a population of 13,646 in 2001. It is 250 kilometres from Lisbon, and is within close proximity of Paderne Castle. Lagos is located 30 kilometres to the west, and Faro 45 kilometres to the south-east. A tourist destination, Albufeira expands to approximately 300,000 residents during the summer and during New Year celebrations, owing to the number of hotels and lodgings in the district, that includes marina facilities, golf courses, restaurants and bar for the annual flood of visitors.
  2. Albufeira is a former civil parish, located in the municipality of Albufeira, Portugal. In 2013, the parish merged into the new parish Albufeira e Olhos de Água. It has a population of 16,237 and an area of 26.49 km². It belongs to the city of Albufeira.

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Google previewStatistical and Geographical Survey of Spain and Portugal (1808)

hospital and one convent, and belongs to the queen, together with its district which is very populous* Albufeira is a town with 1,900 souls, 17 miles east ALGARVE.

Google previewDK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Lisbon (2011)

by Susie Boulton

Further south, sheltered by pine forests, Lagoa do Albufeira is a peaceful windsurfing centre and ...

Google previewSpain and Portugal 2007 (2007)

Quality Camping and Caravanning Sites by Alan Rogers Guides Ltd Staff

Sesimbra: picturesque small fishing town, medieval castle, the Lagoa de Albufeira is a favourite spot for windsurfers. Setúbal: natural reserve, beaches, golf courses. Tomar: 12th century Templars' Castle, Gothic and Renaissance churches, ...

Google previewA Statistical and geographical survey of Spain and Portugal ... (1814)

ALBUFEIRA is a town with 1,900 souls, 17 miles east 154 ALGARVE.

Google previewAlgarve (2008)

by Jane O'Callaghan

Albufeira is a fully-fledged resort with a lively atmosphere. It is also a great favourite with holidaying Portuguese families, and remains open for business in the winter months. The local authorities have gone to a great deal of trouble to improve ...

Google previewIconographic Encyclopaedia Of Science, Literature, And Art (1860)

by J.G. Heck

Albufeira, Aibufera. Aibufera See, Lake Aibufera. Alemannen, Alemanni. Aleschki, Aleshki.

Google previewFood Cultures of the World Encyclopedia (2011)

by Ken Albala

with french fries, served in a restaurant in Albufeira, Portugal. (iStockPhoto) (traditional restaurant) or a multistarred restaurant.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

ALBUFEIRA, a sea-port town of Portugal, in the , province of ...

Google previewThe Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (2012)

by Chambers,

Xiangfan,Xiangtan,Xinxiang, Yangchow,Yangquan, Yangzhou,Yinchuan, Yinhsien,Yokohama, Yokosuko,Yorktown, Zakopane,Zanzibar, Zhitomir 09 Adis Abeba,Ahmadabad, AlbaIulia,Albufeira, Aldershot,Algeciras, Allahabad, Amagasaki, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the World's Zoos (2001)

by Catharine E. Bell

ZooMarine (Albufeira, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1853)

A - Ana

It has been rendered celebrated by a victory gained there on the 16th of May 1811, by the English, Portuguese, and Spaniards, under Marshal Beresford, over the French army, commanded by Marshal Soult ALBUFEIRA, a Portuguese town, ...

Google previewA New Universal Gazetteer, Or, Geographical Dictionary (1821)

Containing a Description of the Various Countries, Provinces, Cities, Towns Seas, Lakes, Rivers, Mountains, Capes, &c. in the Known World : with an Appendix, Containing an Account of the Monies, Weights, and Measures of Various Countries with Tables Illustrating the Population, Commerce, and Resources of the United States : Accompanied with an Atlas by Jedidiah Morse

Albufeira, t- Portugal, prov. Algarve, on the S. * bet. Faro and Lagos. Pop.

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

ALBUFEIRA, a sea-port town of Portugal, in the -province of Algarva, ...

Google previewThe London General Gazetteer; Or, Compendious Geographical Dictionary... (1838)

by Richard Brookes

Albufeira, a town on the S. coast of Al games Portugal ; pop. about 2000. Also a town of Valencia, on the sea coast, Spain. Albuquerque, a town of Spain, nn Estre- madura, with a strong castle. It has a considerable trade in wooland cloth, and ...

Google previewA New Geographical Dictionary ... to which is now added the latitude and longitude of the most considerable cities and towns,&c., of the world, omitted in the first publication, etc (1738)

Albufeira. BUFFALARA, a T. of the hither Calabria in Naples, where the R. Sibari falls into the Gf of Tarentum : V. Terra Nuova. BUFFLES, is a La. in N . America, in the W. Part of N. France. BUG, a great R. of Poland; it rises in the ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia (1829)

or Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge

The Albufeira of Valencia is a lake of fresh water, four leagues long and two broad, separated from the sea by a narrow sand-bank, through which a channel has been cut to let off the occasional superabundant waters. This bank, named Vol.

Google previewThe Universal Gazetteer; Or, Dictionary of Descriptive and Physical Geography (1862)

Comp. from the Most Recent Authorities ... by James Bryce

ALBUFEIRA, a seaport, S. coast Portugal. Pop 3000 .

Google previewEncyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)

by Edward Smedley

ALBUFEIRA, a sea-port town of Portugal, in the , province of Algarva, about 12 miles E. of Ville Novo de Portimao. ALBUGINEOUS. From albus, white, is formed albumen, and thence albugo ; applied to a white speck m the eye. Albugineous ...

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