Floundering in Fish

Not sure we exactly flounder but there are certainly some days when you walk into the market and gulp at trying to decide what to have that evening. This is my 7th Fish Tale chapter, and the last fishy one before we return to Olhão.  I can’t wait to be overwhelmed again by the choice in the […]

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A kind of Caldeirada

Olhão’s Fish Market is something to behold, here I am with my sixth Fish Tale but I’m no way near the bottom of my fish album and I know there are many fish I have yet to photograph. I seem to have all sorts of fish left in my album, it is almost a kind of Caldeirada. […]

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‘A chub is the worst fish that swims’

My immediate response to Izaak Walton, author of The Compleat Angler is ‘I don’t agree’!  However he of course is talking of the freshwater chub, which is a member of the carp family, whereas I as a result of many visits to the Algarve am thinking of Chub Mackerel which is quite different and quite […]

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