Semanário Regional do Algarve | Barlavento by Maria Simiris
Eva Orsmond chose Pés do Cerro, in Moncarapacho, in the heart of the Algarve barrocal, to install the Solar Alvura Health Hotel, a small unit opened on June 22, which promises to be «a place to recharge your batteries». Among orange and almond orchards and overlooking the sea, this health tourism project aims to provide guests with a «health and well-being retreat». The idea came more than 20 years ago, when she founded his clinics in Ireland, Dublin and Galway, focused on weight loss and the reversal of type 2 of diabetes.
The Finnish doctor traveled through France and Italy looking for the ideal place, but it was in the municipality of Olhão that she «fell in love», when she came across the ruins of an agricultural property that dates back to 1868. To the bucolic place is added the doctor's experience. “Most people do well with prescribed plans and close follow-up appointments.