All posts tagged “Portugal

Project 365 2013/14: Day Twenty Four

Project 365 2013/14: Day Twenty Four

Apologies for the second sunset photo in almost as many days. I just couldn’t help myself here. After dinner, walking back to the car and this is what I see across the cliff tops here in Carvoeiro in Portugal. It’s all very pretty.

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Project 365 2013/14: Day Twenty One

Project 365 2013/14: Day Twenty One

Still don’t quite know how to take a good photo of a sunset. Photos of them always look radically different to what my eye see. Well of course it will, the eye and brain are sort of amazing at doing their jobs. Camera lenses aren’t […]

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Project 365 2013/14: Day Eighteen

Project 365 2013/14: Day Eighteen

Yep, I’m in a whole other country today. And will be until the 9th July. Back in Portugal for a bit of … reflection maybe? And for some much-needed sun. The summer in England is, frankly, useless. How could I turn down my mum when […]

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My Algarve Insider Tips

My Algarve Insider Tips

A while ago I thought it was a great idea if I did a series of posts on my favourite spots in the Algarve. There were grand plans to do more posts in the series. And yet, I forgot about it. That silly thing called […]

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And I’m back!

And I’m back!

Well, if you noticed I have been a little bit quiet over the past week or so. Reason being? I was on holiday. I did have vague plans to write a typical ‘I’m off on holiday post!’ but I just didn’t get round to it! […]

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Happy to be home? Partially

Happy to be home? Partially

And I’m back. Back in England. Back to the every day. And back to work tomorrow. Boo! I had a nice relaxing few days with my folks. shied away from watching film after film and instead made the most of the fresh air I could […]

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Talking yourself out of a tip

Talking yourself out of a tip

The other day me, the mum and the dad all treated ourselves to a very lovely dinner at Mussiene, a rather nice local restaurant. Very nice. A lot posher than the usual local restaurants around here. They have an amuse bouche course! Don’t know whether […]

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Greetings from Portugal

Greetings from Portugal

Decided to take a little break from every day life and have run away to Portugal for a few days to spend some quiet time with my folks. Love that I’ve got somewhere like this to just get away from everything. While I’m here I […]

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