Best area

ALBUFEIRA HAS been voted the best area to live in by the weekly newspaper Sol, which contracted the help of the Behavioural Technology Institute.

Out of 11 councils that participated in the study, including Faro, Lisbon and Porto, Albufeira came top of the table. It came first in different categories, including diversity, tolerance and safety, and came second in the happiness of residents, and the economy and employment category.

A spokesperson for the câmara said they were delighted with the accolade and added that they would continue to improve the services and quality of life for residents and tourists.

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