Monte da Figueira
Travel Blogs from Zambujeira do Mar
... here are very aggressive and you can't really scare them off (My Tia Madalena would hate them haha). Anyways it's so calming to sit by the water fountain and view the sculpture.
We arrived in Évora around 9:30am because we missed the 7am bus so we took the 8am from Lisboa which wasn't too bad. We tried catching the 7am by running through the metro because the metro in Zoológica Jardim is really huge, but at least we got our ...
... from the thigh bone
Thigh bone connected from the knee bone
Knee bone connected from the shin bone
Shin bone connected from the ankle bone
Ankle bone connected from the heel bone
Foot bone connected from the toe bone
Now hear the word of the Lord.
Church of São Francisco is a Manueline-Gothic church completed in 1510. It is currently under renovation and we had to cut through ...
Day dawned bright today to the west and we're looking forward to another day of exploring now that the worst of the storms have passed. So we are finally on our way to Monchique, but we will head North along the coast first to explore Odeceixe and other points and beaches.
We've seen Odeceixe in our travel book and on billboards touting it as one of 'Portugal's 7 Wonders' and decide it worth a 20 minute drive up the coast.
Did I mention our Guidebook? Along with the internet, ...
Monday 4th November
We left the campsite at Milfontes and headed south, stopping off at Odemira to shop at Lidl and fill up with diesel.
We drove into Zambujeira Do Mar to see if the campsite was open but it had closed at the end of October for the winter.
We headed on to Carvalhal do Rocha to the campsite there and checked in. We are the only guests. The young man in charge was lovely, he spoke excellent English and was very ...
... we picked up our tickets and looked for a sweet site to pitch our tent. We decided to go next to the drainage canal, under the gum trees, far away from the craziness closer to all the action.
Made a bit of nest out of leaves and put up our tent, before heading up to check out the venue and see Pete the Zouk, Martin Solvig and Afrojack. Cannot believe the number of young people that smoke in Portugal, Im so glad its not cool to smoke in NZ cos it obvoiously is here (well ...
Other places to stay in Zambujeira do Mar
Alpenduradas, Zambujeira do Mar | Hotelfrom $96