Snail festivals

Snail festivals are being held this month in Castro Marim (from May 17 to 19) and Messines (May 25). In the Eastern Algarve town, the venue is the Revelim de Santo António hill while in Messines the festival will be held at the municipal garden near the EB2,3 João de Deus School. Enjoy a plate of this popular Portuguese delicacy, cooked in salty boiling water, seasoned with garlic and oregano. Live Portuguese music and other entertainment can be expected.

282 330 683 (Messines)

281 510 740 (Castro Marim)