On Friday 25th of September myself, my husband and four friends left for a weekend in the ‘Douro Valley’.  Our first stop was Caldas da Raine where we visited the Bordallo Pinheiro Museum famous for its unusual porcelain and ceramics we had a superb guided...

A trip to Obidos by Oonagh Hughes, Summer 2020

Heading up the CRIL again to Obidos, there were only  a few  boy racers on the road into Lisbon but once we left them behind we had the road to ourselves.The countryside going there is interesting with the undulating hills and vineyards.  It takes...

Buen Camino by Maria Barros

Like many of you, I have wanted to walk the “Camino” for some time. In fact, I had everything booked and ready to go last May, but then Covid happened and our trip was postponed to next year. During a recent outing of the Sintra Walks Marsha Turner and Joanne...


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