THE FORTRESS AND THE CHURCH, AND HENRY THE NAVIGATOR

Here at one of the “known ends of the world”, there is a huge Fortress on the cliffs that is a great distinction for the town of Sagres. Many tourists and travelers come from all over the world to view this history. The small church inside, The Lady of Grace Church is also a sacredContinue reading “THE FORTRESS AND THE CHURCH, AND HENRY THE NAVIGATOR”

DAY TRIPS AND CONVERSATIONS

Lots of fun driving around and looking at nature and all things Portugal. Great area to explore here. We saw a field of beautiful honey-colored sheep being tended by a few shepherds and several large dogs. One shepherd was sitting on the ground with little golden lambs all around him. There is actually a shepherdContinue reading “DAY TRIPS AND CONVERSATIONS”

WILD AND BEAUTIFUL COAST

A little further up the road we stumbled upon Taberna do Gabriel. This restaurant basically on a cliff attached to the beach. Speechlessly cool. !! Praia da Amoreira, Aljezur, Portugal. I had grilled sardines, again! We know that in the summer these places get busy, but it is still remote, accessible only by car or camper vanContinue reading “WILD AND BEAUTIFUL COAST”