Category: Food

Portugal Life: Ten Things I Love

The depressing cloud that is January has left us now, but February offers little consolation beyond the fact that it’s a short month and there’s therefore a little less time before the next payday. The Internet is full of pop psychology at the moment, and if you’re a self-help-sceptic, the thought of anything resembling a…

Summer in Portugal – why the Portuguese don’t sleep

Summer in Portugal is a wonderful time and particularly so in the Algarve. Entertainment offerings crank up during July until they reach fever pitch in August. For holidaymakers evenings can be spent enjoying relaxed meals sitting outside restaurants, followed by shopping, drinking or dancing for endless hours at a range of venues, local festivals and…

A Year In Portugal (nearly)

It’s hard to believe that in just ten days time we will have been living in Portugal for a year. The time has flown past in a wonderful whirlwind of barbecues, wine and seemingly endless Easyjet flights to and from the UK for work trips. A year on, I can genuinely say we have no…