- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
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Today is National Chestnut Day! When in Porto roasted chestnuts were being sold on many street corners here they are on the table along with Flavian beans that have been soaked in a brine. Both are good. The weather has been cool and rainy since I arrived. About 50 to 55 during the day...same temp. inside as the wood stove has only been lit one day! Always wearing many layers of clothing.
Today another baby was born, but the mother was straining so hard ...
... and potatoes! The wild boar and lamb were excellent and inexpensive. The food was served family style with more than enough for one person and each large plate of food was 7 euros. After stuffing ourselves we drove to Guarda, the highest city in Portugal, to do some shopping. I have a new goat outfit! Pictures of it another day. They bought me a new pair of leather boots for 15 euros and gave me ...
... the back for making up these hills! Drove back up to Douradas for lunch, it was where we had stayed two nights with InGamba. Long long hills ... How did we ever make it? Even the decent back down from the top looked crazy ... No wonder I got over 70k per our. Sure bald we had dry roads, today's rain made it ...
Woke to emails and SMS "Happy birthday" messages. Walked to the beach after brekkie to smell the sea, as we are about to go inland for a few weeks. Watched a man walk his two cats on extending leads! Drove past pine forests when they were tapping the sap with cups ?what for. Went to Tomar, site of the Convent the Order of Christ, headquarters of the Knights Templar , built 1160. Parked and climbed up the hill to the site. An amazing complex of a castle, mostly in ruins, and the ...
... of my journey another time. this have released a flood of ideas how to in incorporate more of my passions and duties and create a even more beautiful journey we call life.
with pockets full of ideas Rupal and me headed back through the big desert into known land where our different ideas of life have created different paths for the two of us. the beautiful thing is that we both still follow our dreams and with a big smile we think about the ...