Feeling curvaceous on the beach

The lovely Praia do Barril is located on the western end of Ilha de Tavira, a short walk or train trip from Pedras D’el Rei

Read More

Snowflakes on the beach

Last November I advised that the best time to visit the Algarve as a botanical tourist was in the Spring. Well Tuesday certainly proved that as I photographed over 50 different flowers on a short walk, and could have photographed far more if a) I had remembered to charge my camera before we went out and b)we […]

Read More

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside

Despite waking up to the sea every morning we rarely head for the beach, or perhaps it is because we are beside the seaside that we feel we don’t to. Last Sunday though it was such a gorgeous day that we began with a morning stroll along Olhao’s promenade.   And in the afternoon we caught the […]

Read More