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Local Information

INCREaSE 2017 will take place in Faro, the administrative, social and commercial capital of the Algarve.

The Algarve, located in South Portugal, is a well-known touristic region. With a Mediterranean climate, this region is perfect for summer holidays. Some of the best and most beautiful beaches in the world can be found here, making the Algarve a favourite for holiday makers.

See more information about Faro at the Municipality of Faro website and watch a promotional film of the Algarve.


Travel and Accommodation

You can travel to Faro by plane, train or bus. Faro International Airport is served by several major airlines. The distance between Faro International Airport and the city of Faro is about 5 km. The city can be accessed by taxi or by bus. Faro bus and railway stations are located 2-5-minute walk from the city centre.


Faro has a wide choice of accommodation suitable for every budget, from 4-star hotels to hostels.

Hotel Eva and Hotel Faro, which are associated to this meeting, offered a very special price for INCReASE 2017 participants; this offer was only available until July 31st.

Other options are (no special arrangements for participants; you have to book directly):