It was finally taken from the Moors in the middle of the 13th Century by the 'Knights of the Order of Santiago'.
Albufeira, like many Algarve towns, has the remains of a castle dating from Roman times, but most of the castle along with the town, was destroyed in the 1755 earthquake.
We’ve assembled a collection of celebrity couples with age gaps of 10 years or more. There’s a 10-year age difference between Mariah Carey (1970) and her hubby Nick Cannon (1980), but that isn’t hampering their joy.
Most of them have been together for a while, have started families and remain super happy, in addition to being insanely good-looking and talented. They are parents to twins aka Dem Babies, who were born on their anniversary (April 30).
Now that 2012 is over, it's always interesting to look back and see what our favorite Hollywood couples have been doing in the romance department and make some predictions of what will happen in the year to come.
It's a casual cool approach to beachwear and we have to say we love it.
But there's something to be said for this meditative DIY craft. I alternate between coconut water, green juice, and the tropical smoothie -- and walk around Audubon Park to see birds, wildlife, and Uptown mommies parading in their Lululemon finest.
While Blake Lively took some time off after becoming a new mom, she found inner peace in knitting. It is Art Basel time in Miami which brings world-class art, parties, celebrities and culture and Art Basel problems. Is Band-aid an official sponsor of Art Basel this year?
Albufeira in the Algarve, Portugal, attracts thousands of visitors every year and it's easy to understand why!
There is Albufeira old town with it's pretty cobbled streets lined with restaurants, bars, cafes and shops; the lively nightlife in São João; Albufeira marina with it's sugar candy coloured apartments and last but not least the beautiful sandy beaches.