Rescuing a Dog in the Algarve

I don't have pets of my own. If I could I would, because I'm absolutely mad on animals. The problem is I've chosen a nomadic lifestyle for myself, and travelling with a big slobbery...

Top Questions About Portugal (According to Google Suggest) Answered

People ask some funny questions about Portugal on Google. Some of my favourites are:Why is Portugal considered a developed country? Why is Portugal not Spain? Why is Portugal broke?Maybe in another post we'll...

Visiting the Algarve in November

The low season is here and cheap holidays in the Algarve are super easy to find. Although temperatures are starting to fall the weather is still very pleasant: especially for visitors from northern Europe. Reasons to...

Walking Holidays in the Algarve

The Algarve is the perfect location for a walking holiday. Hundreds of kilometres of beautiful coastline, three hundred days of sun (although you might want to avoid the height of summer), and affordable accommodation are just three of the reasons...

Using Uber in Portugal

Uber is available in Portugal. There have been attempts to ban it, and taxi drivers have protested its existence, but it is available in quite a few parts of Portugal including Lisbon, Porto, and the Algarve.Never used it...

Things to do in the Algarve when it rains

Sometimes it rains in the Algarve, something many people find hard to believe. Yes, outside of those summer months, it can rain in the Algarve. And, sometimes the rain can be incredibly heavy as well.In...