Monte do Sobral
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Travelling from Merida we continued the theme of seeing more ruins.Some were the clear cut roman type and others were the lack of money and desire type. Portugal is also a place where things are no longer attempting to be clean. More than likely the lack of any upkeep on buildings and small roads for so long has made it a forbidding task requiring money that no one has. However, cigarette butts line the streets ...
It was forecast to get close to 100*F for my day in Evora. I
plan most of my travel in terms of times of year to visit places precisely to
avoid being exposed to that kind of weather. Of course, you can’t avoid an
unseasonal heatwave in a place the average high should be around 80*F. Anyway,
that led me to plan out a strategy for the day. Rise early and see as much as I
could of the town in the quiet and cool early morning hours, hit ...
... the end it was the ticks that drove me to leave because Treacle was scratching non stop and developing sores and bald spots.
Perhaps I was destined to leave after a week because on the night before my departure the nightingale didn’t sing and on the morning of my departure, after a week of perfect weather, it
started to rain. The day before I left, Treacle escaped from my control twice. The first time I thought she ...
... volunteers like us and will demonstrate the key line plough to local farmers and possibly set us a sharing scheme so these farmers might also use this. This seems like so much more than the 'typical' family, who, after fulfilling the needs of their family, spend excess energy and money on recreation or improvements to home comforts and luxuries. Carlos and Katarina play, swim in the lake with the kids, eat well, enjoy their friends company and seem content, but are entirely ...
... driving, so we continued to Beja, a small city with a historical core too.
Booked Lovely Hotel Bejense in Beja
But it was a nightmare trying to find Hotel Bejense through the maze of one-way streets. Google maps showed some one-way streets opposite the actual direction. And then it wanted to lead us down a pedestrian mall too. Our navigation ...