Vila Magna .. tallest building in the area, up in Montechoro ... view from Silchoro Hotel .. and you can just see the pinacle of Erin`s Isle` big tent ..
On south Strip (Av. Sa Carneiro) the Aldeia, with recently re-furbished balconies - after a BBC prog. reported some unsafe ... no complaints since ...
Road train stop outside Brisa Sol and Vila Gale Cerro Alagoa in main road area, very popular in upper middle range .. main shopping/bus/taxi just left.
Just south of Vila Magna is Vila Petra .. a popular, quiet 4* , while 100 yards behind the camera is the North `Strip` ..
Right above Old Town square, places to stay on Cerro Malpique, Cerro Branco .. and east .. Hotels California, Baltum, Turial Park.
Middle of the Avenida Liberdade in Old Town is Residencial Capri, `pensione` among several .. handy for bus, food, drink and music.
Tropica Sol ... opp. Eirasol, Rodrisol, Oura Hotel, just off Worms roundabout ... 5 mins to Strip .. handy for just about everything ... that`s why it is very popular.
Rodrisol ... by Eirasol at Worms, lovely area, Fat Cat`s popular bar/rest and Angelu`s
V`gude Jardim and right, on Rua Dunfermline, Bora Bora, Uzonj, Verde Minho restaurants.
Mid 5th October, popular for restaurants, Steps, Tunnel, etc, is Regina Apts. Up R. Azevedo you can see Collina do Mar ... behind camera, steps to Av. Liberdade and the Square ..
At Beato Vicente and opposite the old mansionhouse, Vila Sao Vicente and Rocamar ... with view/access to Peneco Beach lift ... opp. right is Sol a Sur. Go left on R. Bombarda, for Vila Recife, down to Steps, Tunnel ..