COMMUNITY MEETING IN THE ALGARVE
by Xana Piteira from Orla Design.
Algarve is a region in south Portugal which has been deeply transformed throughout the last decades. From farmer and fishermen villages where life was simple and livelihoods based on land and sea, it is now a tourist paradise for those looking for sunshine, beaches and good traditional food. Concrete buildings took over the coast to give place to hotels, beach facilities and all kinds of restaurants and bars.
As we developed our interviews with local community c…