Europe 2019 Part Ten: Enjoying Our Last Week in Portugal

Jul 21, 2019
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Hanging Out in Figueira da Foz From the Algarve, we drive first to the town of Figueira da Foz which is located on the Atlantic…

Europe 2019 Part Nine – Exploring the Algarve

Jul 14, 2019
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Driving to the Algarve A scenic and virtually traffic-free, two-hour drive takes us from Seville to the little town of Luz in the western Algarve.…

Espinho, Portugal

Aug 19, 2012
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July 28, 2012 After a great sleep and an amazing breakfast, we set off toward Espinho where later in the day Miguel, Rik and the other…

Coimbra in Portugal

Aug 19, 2012
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July 27, 2012 We drove from Nazare north to Coimbra – Portugal’s Oxford. We managed to navigate to our hotel – a fairly modern, rather…

Nazare in Portugal

Aug 10, 2012
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Nazare on the Atlantic Coast of Portugal – July 24 and July 25, 2012 With the exhibition well under way, we headed off to explore…

Exhibition in Estremoz

Aug 4, 2012
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July 19 to July 23 – Estremoz, Portugal After months of thinking and planning and endless discussions, we were finally in Estremoz looking at Gregg’s…

Alentejo Days

Aug 2, 2012
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July 19 to July 23 From Salamanca we drove about three hours to arrive at Monte da Fornalha, a lovely bed and breakfast in the…

Europe 2010: Figueira da Foz to Lisbon – October 12

Oct 13, 2010
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Today’s the day we get into our new apartment in the Alfama district in Lisbon. The Alfama is one of the few areas of Lisbon…

Europe 2010: Hanging Out in Figueira da Foz – October 11

Oct 11, 2010
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We’re having our day in nature — very welcome after over three weeks of mostly being in the cities. After hanging out in the hotel…