The Alentejo…..Proteas, Fresh Fish & Tomato Ice-Cream

Alentejo Portugal : October 2017 We left Anne behind with ‘See you soon’ and made our way along the cost. We had so many recommendations of places to try and not enough time so we had to make some difficult choices. First we chose to visit Lagos and then move on up into the Alentejo.…

To the Algarve obrigado!

The Algarve Portugal : October 2017   Rose has asked me to write this episode, which she will edit and crit , I think she’s a little tired of doing all the hard work and me doing all the criticizing. Welcome to Portugal , where Buenos dia ( Good day) becomes Bom dia  and gracias…

Sevilla – eating, drinking & dancing (some sightseeing included)

Sevilla Spain : October 2017 We had struggled to find a decent camp site close enough to Seville. Chris checked park4night.com and found a parking which said it was on the bus route to Sevilla. The gps co-ords of these places are sometimes a little dodgy so it did take us 2 rounds to find…

El Puerta De Santa Maria: Drinking sherry for personal reasons..

El Puerto De Santa Maria Spain : October 2017 On our way to Cadiz we had intended to stop by at a little village named Padul; my grandmothers’s birthplace. It being a 300km trek to Cadiz and running a little late we decided to skip the visit, leaving a hot Granada with a lovely warm…

Granada you took our breath away!

  Chris and I both agree that this is going to be a hard post to write. Visiting the Alhambra in Granada was the highlight of the visit and explaining it in words seems beyond me. I'll start with the easy stuff. We stayed in a camp site just outside Granada called Camping Beas de…

4 Girls and a Guy in Valencia ..

Valencia Spain : October 2017 Our drive  into Valencia was interesting to say the least. We had found a camp site on the bus route into Valencia but when we got to the circle close by, we found our way blocked by the policia. Some big cycle race was on and they were not letting…