is a Portuguese
parish, located in the municipality of Loulé
. It is located at 37°7'60N 8°9'0W and has an altitude of 43m (144ft), the population of the parish is 4,473 inhabitants with a total area of 41.46 km².
Aníbal Cavaco Silva, who was elected president of Portugal in 2006, was born in this village in 1939.