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Portugal Shops – Shopping in Algarve

As someone who frequently bemoaned the lack of individual shops in England when we lived there, Portugal is a bit of a treat when it comes to shopping. We always used to say the only cities in England that offered anything better than the dull identikit high street were Cambridge, Brighton and York. A recent…

We needn’t have worried that being in Portugal wouldn’t feel as ‘Christmassy’ as being in cold England. The Portugese seem to go in for Christmas in an even bigger way than the Brits, probably helped by the two bank holidays at the start of December on the 1st and 8th! Being a country populated by…