Comings and Goings

I was browsing around a few blogs recently and came across a blog that I had first come across a year ago. Written by an English couple who […]

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The little old ladies in black are disappearing

The little old ladies in black are disappearing The little old ladies in black are disappearing there is definitely a lot less of them about than there was twenty […]

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What a weekend

What a weekend Its early April in central Portugal and this weekend has been a blast we thoroughly enjoyed it. It could have been the fantastic weather, blue […]

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Not getting what you paid for

Not getting what you paid for is frustrating isn’t it and probably one of the things that we all try strenuously to avoid. I spent a few hours […]

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Portugal and Electricians

Over the last twelve years we have worked with countless subcontractors when carrying out our new build and refurbishment projects. I have always struggled with Electricians in Portugal.When […]

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The great divide

If there was anything that shows a definite great divide between the English and Portuguese people it is cats and dogs. Yesterday while looking for a house in […]

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SEVEN Things to make your life easier when first moving to Portugal

  SEVEN Things to make your life easier when first moving to Portugal   Learn the language – Don’t be half hearted. If you’re going to live in […]

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River of flowers

Walking our dog in the Rabacal valley at the weekend and as we were having the first hot day of the year we decided to give the dog […]

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Looking back on the last 25 years

Lisbon,Lisboa,Oporto,Porto,Braga,Amadora,Gaia, Queluz,Coimbra,Setubal,Agualva-Cacem,Almada,Abrantes,Agualva-Cacém,Sintra,Agueda,Albufeira,Alcácer do Sal,Alcobaça,Almada,Almeirim,Alverca do Ribatejo,Vila Franca de Xira,Amadora,Amarante,Amora,Seixal,Anadia,Aveiro,Barcelos,Barreiro,Beja,Braga,Bragança,Caldas da Rainha,Câmara de Lobos,Caniço,Santa Cruz,Cantanhede,Cartaxo,Castelo Branco,Chaves,Coimbra,Costa da Caparica,Almada,Covilhã,Elvas,Entroncamento,Ermesinde,Valongo,Esmoriz,Ovar,Espinho,Esposende,Estarreja,Estremoz,Évora,Fafe,Faro,Fátima,Ourém,Felgueiras,Figueira da Foz,Fiães,Santa Maria da Feira,Freamunde,Paços de Ferreira,Fundão,Gafanha,Nazaré,Ílhavo,Gandra,Paredes,Gondomar,Gouveia,Guarda,Guimarães,Horta,Ílhavo,Lagoa,Lagos,Lamego,Leiria,Lisbon,Lixa,Felgueiras,Loulé,Loures,Lourosa,Santa Maria da Feira,Macedo de Cavaleiros,Maia,Mangualde,Marco de Canaveses,Marinha Grande,Matosinhos,Mealhada,Mêda,Miranda do Douro,Mirandela,Montemor-o-Novo,Montijo,Moura,Odivelas,Olhão da Restauração,Olhão,Oliveira de Azeméis,Oliveira do Bairro,Oliveira do Hospital,Ourém,Ovar,Paços de Ferreira,Paredes,Penafiel,Peniche,Peso da Régua,Pinhel,Pombal,Ponta Delgada,Ponte de Sor,Portalegre,Portimão,Porto,Vila Baleira,Porto Santo,Póvoa de Santa Iria,Vila Franca de Xira,Póvoa de Varzim,Praia da Vitória,Quarteira,Loulé,Queluz,Sintra,Rebordosa,Paredes,Reguengos de Monsaraz,Ribeira Grande,Rio Maior,Rio Tinto,Gondomar,Sabugal,Sacavém,Loures,Santa Comba Dão,Santa Cruz,Santa Maria da Feira,Santana,Santarém,Santiago do Cacém,Santo Tirso,São João da Madeira,São Mamede de Infesta,Matosinhos,São Salvador de,Lordelo,Paredes,Seia,Seixal,Serpa,Setúbal,Silves,Sines,Tarouca,Tavira,Tomar,Tondela,Torres Novas,Torres Vedras.Trancoso,Trof,Brasão da vila de Valbom,Valbom,Gondomar,Vale de Cambra,Valongo,Valpaços,Vendas Novas,Viana do Castelo,Vila do Conde,Vila Franca de Xira,Vila Nova de Famalicão,Vila Nova de Foz Côa,Vila Nova de Gaia,Vila Nova de Santo André,Santiago do Cacém,Vila Real,dampfixpt,Viseu,Vizela,Figueira da Foz

Looking back on the last 25 years Part 1 of 3 posts Memory’s I reached a big birthday recently and it gave me pause for thought and the […]

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Electricity

Electricity in Portugal I used to swing between thinking that the EDP were the worst organized company on the planet or on the other hand maybe I was […]

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