Aimed primarily at the US market, the website shows that flights from New York to Faro take just six and a half hours.
Milwaukee-born, Stanford-educated Mr. Meldman, described as one of America’s best-connected businessmen, has a portfolio of more than two dozen high-end residential complexes in the United States, Europe and in the Caribbean.
Pines and trusses
Although wealthy holidaymakers have traditionally flocked to the Algarve, the well-heeled are increasingly gravitating towards more untouched Comporta, home to quaint villages dotted with rice paddies, pine trees and farms.
Renowned for its ‘barefoot living’ philosophy, the area is protected and buildings are subject to strict regulations, meaning it has never been overdeveloped.
On Monday, it emerged the Sussexes had renewed their lease on Frogmore Cottage ahead of their return to the UK for this weekend’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations.
The couple will be staying at the five-bedroom Grade II listed home with their children Archie, three, and Lilibet, who turns one on Saturday, when she is expected to be introduced to her great-grandmother and namesake.
Since stepping down as senior royals in 2020, Harry, 37, and Meghan, 40, have only returned to the UK once, making a brief detour to see the Queen of 96 as they traveled to the Invictus Games in The Hague in April.
Eugenie and Jack will also return for the four-day festivities, which begin Thursday with Trooping the Colour.