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Language: Portuguese

Description: Faro is a district co-extensive with the region and province of Algarve, along the southern end of the coast of Portugal. It has a sub-tropical climate with vegetation reminiscent of northern Africa. Red, white and rosÚ wines are produced as well as a sherry-like dessert wine. It is also known for its Mediterranean fruits and fish.

Map of Algarve or Faro, with many thanks to by Tourizm Maps &Copy; 2006

Pronounced: FAH-roo
Ethnicity: Portuguese
Most frequent country: Portugal
Most frequent region: Algarve

See places: Portuguese food and cuisine

See foods and dishes: b§lo de chila do Algarve, caracˇis Ó Algarvia, Lagoa «, ostras do Algarve, perdiz Ó montemor, perdiz com molho de vilŃo

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