There are beautiful cliffs in Loulou, a region of Portugal bordering the Mediterranean Sea. These cliffs give the Loulou an extraordinary coastal view and are one of the most visited tourist attractions in Portugal. Loulou is a charming holiday resort town in Southern Portugal and has plenty to offer visitors interested in exploring its lovely beaches and surrounding countryside. A trip to this charming town will take you through a region rich in tradition with many churches and monasteries built around a beautiful sandy promenade.
The climate of Portugal is subtropical, so you can expect warm summers and cool winters with plenty of sunshine and pleasant weather. Traveling during these pleasant periods is one of the most popular ways to travel around the country as the climate makes it ideal for tourists to spend their holidays in relative luxury. Traveling during off peak times, especially in the summer months, is also more economical as you will find the prices cheaper. The best time of year to travel to Portugal would be from April to December when the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea are calm and the weather is perfect for travel. During this period the beaches are most crowded, so if you want to avoid the crowds you may have to book your accommodation well in advance.
One of the main attractions of Loulou is the fabulous Portuguese fishing villages that stretch for miles along the coastline. These villages are built on stilts out of the sea and are surrounded by pine trees making them the perfect place to relax. Many tourists enjoy visiting these fishing villages as they can stay for the night in one of the many farmhouses available there. There are plenty of excellent restaurants and bars in the area as well and you can enjoy some fantastic local cuisine.
If you prefer to travel by Eurostar then the train is the best way to travel around this beautiful region. The journey takes just two and a half hours from Brussels and you can see all of Portugal at your leisure. Most of the major cities are situated in the centre of Portugal and you will pass through a beautiful city such as Lisbon in the heart of the country. As you travel from Portugal to France, you will be able to see the cities of Nice and Cannes.
If you prefer to travel on the road then there are plenty of car hire companies in the region to rent you a vehicle for the day or week. If you prefer to explore on foot then there is a wonderful network of walking trails throughout the region. There are also numerous wine regions to visit, where you can enjoy a glass of red or white wine amongst other delicious food. If you prefer to spend your evenings socialising with other tourists in the small town of Loulou then there are many clubs to choose from. You will find it difficult to go to one of the fine restaurants in the area and so you will have to rely on the cafes for entertainment.
Tourists to the region love to spend their time sampling the local cuisines and exploring the beautiful countryside. The most famous for this is the Douro Valley, where there are quaint little villages set amongst the green hills and mountains. A typical trip to this region involves visiting the towns of Tema and Cascais. As, well as sampling traditional dishes you will also encounter the local wine and food. Tour operators who offer transport to Loulou usually provide accommodation at a nearby hotel.