Porto

Following an “interesting” stay in the mountains in Portugal, where the hotel resembled the one described in “the Shining”, we headed back to civilization, namely Porto, via the Douro Valley, famous for wine, mainly Port, production.  The Port barrels were famously shipped via river barge to Porto, for transport all over the world. We stopped […]

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The Dordogne

  As we found accommodation prices were pretty steep in Bordeaux, we broadened the search a bit, and found this place in Sainte-Foy-La-Grand.  An airbnb, with a converted garage set up really well, our own space with what has become a luxury, being able to go to the bathroom in the middle of the night […]

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Burgos, Spain

    Struck out from Porto, back into my now beloved Spain.  Wow, Spain has been such a surprise package, I had read so much negative stuff about it I expected to be mugged, pulled over in the car, everything stolen from the car…etc.  Whilst I’m sure such things do go on, and I did […]

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First blog post

This is the excerpt for your very first post.

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