Tag Archives: Portugal

Time Flies

Well, it’s been over 2 weeks since I updated our blog – I’m glad to report that it has stopped raining & the sun has come out. We’ve been cycling, on train rides, had a bash at kayaking & have … Continue reading

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John & Jane Go Shopping

After last week’s exciting “fun with bleach” episode, John and Jane go shopping – see John wince. The Eastern Algarve, where we are, is far less developed than the central region, made up of fishing villages rather than bustling coastal … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look like Christmas!

Boas Festas – Merry Christmas! With clear blue skies and daytime temperatures of around 22°C it’s hard to believe that Christmas is only round the corner.  We’ve been here a fortnight now & I’m starting to get itchy feet again.  … Continue reading

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All Roads Lead to Salamamca

Saturday saw us setting off in pouring rain due south chasing some much needed warmth and sunshine. Just outside Pons we met our old friend the Camino de Santiago again and waved & tooted encouragement at the wet, weary walkers. … Continue reading

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