Lagos and a smaller village March 16th 2014 Lots of unexpectedly fabulous wall art in and around Lagos - can take you ten minutes just to get down a short alley! And the tiled facades too, but it was too hot to linger for long - Rob and I spent lots of time looking for shady cafes and cool drinks instead. Went to a small village along the coast with Sabine and Uwe - and otherwise just relaxed... ... read more
Europe » Portugal » Algarve » Lagos Following its heyday as a world power during the 15th and 16th centuries, Portugal lost much of its wealth and status with the destruction of Lisbon in a 1755 earthquake, occupation during the Napoleonic Wars, and the independence in 1822 of Brazil a... ... read more
After 22 years living and working in London...I've retired and now live in Valencia city, Spain. Most fantastic, buzzy, loud, festival-mad place I have ever lived!
Update: Autumn 2018, back to South-west England. Quite a change, but semi-rural, coastal living is fantastic!... full info