More photos in the vicinity:
Part of Ferragudo seen from Ponta do Altar
Portimao seen from the Harbor Entrance
Praia de Caneiros


Despite the near-by town of Portimao which accomodates 10000s of tourists, Praia de Caneiros is a beach which is mostly visited by the local inhabitants. At low tide, one can walk to the unnamed beach west if it (at the left end of the photo).
Praia de Caneiros
Date: Jul 16, 2004
Longitude: -8 31.14'
Latitude: 37 6.32'

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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy US LoC Map Collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2007-Nov-08