This southern point of Europe, recognised for its charm, cuisine and cultural heritage, continues to draw in wanderlust travellers from across the globe that crave the allure of its turquoise waters, stunning fairways and idyllic coastlines.
If you’re looking to spend a week somewhere warm and full of character, then the resort of Vilamoura could be right up your street.
Whether you’re looking for a home-away-from-home to escape the winter chill, or another income from holidaymakers, investing in a property abroad is a dream come true for many.
Dreaming of a beach getaway? Look no further than the the Algarve – a sun-drenched region scattered with some of the best beaches and coastlines in Europe.
With October half term just around the corner, why not escape the chilly UK weather with a last-minute family break to the Algarve.
Travel is proven to broaden the mind. To celebrate World Tourism Day 2018, we’ve been speaking to our expert team to find out why they love all things travel.
When choosing a location for your next holiday, the Algarve is unique as it really does have a bit of something for everyone.
Peak season in the Algarve may be drawing to a close – but that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of events to enjoy during your stay.
For those of you with a zest for sun, sea and adventure, we’ve put together the perfect list of walking routes to explore in Portugal.
From an early tee time to dinner by the lake watching the sunset, a perfect day's golfing in the Algarve showcases everything wonderful about the region.
Ibiza holds fantastic festivals in honour of its numerous Patron Saints; here are some of the ones you don't want to miss on the White Isle.
Our recent survey revealed who us Brits do (and don't) want to sit next to on a plane and go out partying while on holiday. All is revealed...
However you choose to occupy the little ones, whether it’s iPads or ingenious in-flight crafts, there’s a tip for every traveller in this foolproof list.
For those of you lucky enough to be visiting the Algarve during the 2018 World Cup, here's our guide to where to watch (or avoid) the matches this summer.
Discover another side to the turquoise isle of Ibiza, here's our list of sightseeing activities in Ibiza, that don’t involve clubs or midnight-raves. Enjoy!
If you’re planning an exciting activity holiday to the likes of the Algarve, Majorca or Croatia, then read our equipment guide to help the packing process.
Our extensive guide of things to do in Lisbon during Eurovision 2018. See the sights of Portugal’s coastal capital city during this musical extravaganza.
If you love holidays jam-packed with activities and exciting sightseeing explorations, then a trip to the Algarve in 2018 should be at the top of your list.
Our whistle-stop tour guide to some of the most exciting and vibrant daily markets open throughout the week on the beautiful island of Majorca.
Before you jet off on your next holiday adventure, take a look at our top tips when hunting for the best holiday exchange rates – don't miss out on a deal!
Postcard worthy landscapes, medieval villages and beckoning beaches – there's so much to see and so many things to do in Portugal in 2018.
We’ve scaled breath-taking Croatia to find some of the best and most fascinating hamlets, villages and towns; here are some of our favourites.
To help you navigate the festive period away from home, we have put together a list of Christmas traditions from across the miles.
From restaurants, activities and places to stay – we’ve got your next visit to Lanzarote covered. Check out our insider guide to this beautiful island.
We've compiled five of our favourite places to eat with the family next time you visit Quinta do Lago in the Algarve. Where will you go first?
We recently attended the Lincolnshire Media Business Awards where our UK operations manager, Ann Evison, scooped the award for employee of the year.
Constructed to suit the sunny, Portuguese lifestyle, add a dose of glorious sunshine to your retail therapy when you go shopping across the Algarve.
Our in-house travel experts, gives you some great pointers to help hammer those post holiday blues... and how to start planning your next big trip.
You may know the Algarve for its 300 days of sunshine and its luxurious white beaches, but what about its vibrant festivals and events? Discover them here!
Sun-hat’s travel expert Claudia Mansi, has collected some of her favourite travel apps, so you can get the most out of your next holiday!
Our own travel expert Ann Evison, has put together a list of eight useful in-flight tips to make your time on board as comfortable as possible.
We quizzed over 1,300 holidaymakers and found over one-third of them take something VERY British with them when the go away.
To help you get through this essential, but painful holiday task, we’ve put together our top tips that will have you packing like a pro.
Using your smartphone and a little artistry, you can soon add the wow factor to all of your holiday photos – our handy hints will show you how.
Vote for Sun-hat Villas & Resorts in 2017 British Travel Awards! And you could be in with a chance of winning a great prize as part of the Voter Prize Draw.
Our guide to some of Sicily’s must see sights and experiences, that will be sure to keep you busy for a weekend in the Mediterranean’s most charming island.
How do you spend 48 hours in Ibiza without venturing near its famous nightclubs? Read on and we'll tell you where you need to see on the White Isle.
Spending time with your loved ones makes for a perfect holiday, especially when in Portugal – so here are 7 of the best family things to do in the Algarve.
Our guide to spending the perfect 48 hours in Tuscany offers a delightfully cultural itinerary for those hard-to-find places in this stunning part of Italy.
We’ve created a series of virtual tours of our Algarve villas, giving you the chance to ‘walk’ around our beautiful properties and find the perfect retreat.
Our favourite place to hang your hat in Barbados to explore (you can drive the length of Barbados in an hour and the width in 45 minutes so you are never to far away from everything you want to see) is St Lawrence Gap.
We explore five good reasons why you should book your holiday early – from the anticipation and excitement, the motivation to hit the gym, and the savings.
As a third of summer holidays are typically booked during January and February, ABTA is advising holidaymakers not to be duped by fraudsters.
Portugal is renowned across the globe for its golf courses, and the award-winning Algarve is at the top of the list! Time to tee off!
Our IT Manager Richard Robinson tells us what makes Sun-hat a special place to work, and what he looks for when going on holiday.
Say hello to Rob Knox, our expert Algarve Villas' Product Manager. He's worked for some big firms over the years, but loves the service we offer at Sun-hat.
A stunning birds eye view of our beautiful resort in Vale do Lobo, in the Algarve. Right on the beach, you can relax in the sun and enjoy a drink or two.
It's time to meet another member of the Sun-hat Villas team. This week, Claudia, who dreams of visiting the beautiful Lake Louise in the Canadian Rockies.
We have an exclusive peak season availability offer and 7.5% Early Booking Discount for bookings taken during the month of November, with Shantivillas.
It's time to meet another member of the Sun-hat Villas team. This week, Michelle, one of our newest members, who loves the idyllic setting of New England.
Continuing our series of meet the team posts, this week we meet Charlotte, our Algarve Villa Specialist - Reservations.
There’s something special about the Algarve. That's why we've perfected our very own guide to spending 48 hours in this sunkissed part of Portugal. Enjoy.
Meet Ann Evison, UK Operations Manager, and someone every single Sun-hat Villas & Resorts customer will know. Learn more about Ann here!