Stretching along the whole southern coast of Portugal, the Algarve is a beautiful, sunny area in which to holiday. The area manages to combine the historic and traditional Portugal with friendly up-to-date resorts to cater for the many holidaymakers that visit each year. Of the beaches this area has to offer, many are Blue Flag beaches ensuring they are clean, safe and ideal for playing and relaxing on. Visitors can take a trip to 'the end of the world' at Cape St Vincent which is the most westerly point of Europe and offers spectacular views. This is an ideal holiday destination for golfing fanatics, as it offers a large selection of championship courses. The Algarve has many resorts that cater for the young and old alike, and their restaurants offer tempting Portugese cuisine such as Chicken Piri-Piri all washed down with a glass of Vinho Verde, the local 'green wine'.