Strolling in Silves

With our base in the east we don’t often head across to the western Algarve, but Silves is irresistible.

Cobbled streets twist and turn as they make their way up, down and sideways, with plenty of fascinating shops, museums and restaurants for you to while away a few hours

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Feline Olhão

Today as I have a cat sitting on my lap I thought I’d share my rather random collection of cats from Olhão!  Even if you are not a cat lover then there is something for you too, so don’t close the post down just yet . . . . scroll down to the bottom for […]

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Well worth a visit . . . .

A few weeks ago we decided it was about time we dropped in to São Brás de Alportel rather than whizzing past as we usually do en route to Alentejo or returning the long way round from Alcoutim.   As with many towns in the Algarve finding your way to the centre is a challenge, there […]

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Cats in Fuzeta

Never can resist a cat, especially one as daft as this one!  Think he has a lot to learn from Sally and her mice techniques, and also the Siamese under the boat who seems to have a feast. Sally, having swallowed cheese, Directs down holes the scented breeze, Enticing thus with baited breath Nice mice […]

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