Month: February 2010

A Weekend of Discovery Part 2

Continuing my report of a very pleasurable weekend exploring our new home-country, we arrive at Sunday. The weather was not quite up to the standard of the previous day, and we initially resigned ourselves to visiting the supermarket to get provisions and having a quiet day in. We headed off to Continente, our nearest supermarket,…

A Weekend of Discovery Part 1

Last week was a week of really loving being in Portugal, without a single wobbly “what have we done?” moment. The process of settling in has continued, helped by some beautiful weather especially over last weekend. As we currently have a car, we took advantage of our mobility, and the sunshine, and went on one…