Algarve Car Hire at Portugal Best European Tourist Destination

In 2019, again, Portugal received the Best European Tourist Destination for the third year running. Also included were prizes for several hotel categories such as Best Business, Design, Luxury, All-inclusive, and Romantic hotels. And talking about a tourist destination, Algarve couldn't be apart.

Drivers of rental cars in Portugal who commit road traffic violations will now be issued fines more quickly according to the National Road Safety Authority (Autoridade Nacional de Segurança Rodoviária - ANSR).
Accoding to The Portugal News The ANSR has signed a protocol with leading car hire companies aimed at speeding up and simplifying the identification process of drivers who rent a car in the country.

There is much confusion about the insurance that apply when renting a car in Portugal or in the Algarve. You probably been faced with different explanations about the insurance that apply when you rent a car in Faro or elsewhere in Portugal.

Despite the explanations provided on our Terms & Conditions page and also the Q&A's pages, many customers have doubts and often question us about the coverage that the accident insurance provides and in what cases the insurance can be claimed.

On 13th September 2018, the UK Government published its latest round of technical notices which included what will be required in the event of the UK leaving the European Union without a deal.
Below is a summary of relevant notices to help understand what will happen in the scenario and what sort of actions that you should take.

The good news is You do not need an International Driving Permit (IDP) to drive n Portugal unless the UK leaves the EU without a deal and you’re staying for more than 185 days.

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