Pestana Palm Gardens
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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... just over 6 years ago now. On the way back from our walk to the lighthouse we stopped off at one of the stunning beaches and just lay on the sand, enjoying the patches of sun before we decided to head back to the hostel and settle in.
Once at the hostel we met a bunch of people, Lagos seems to be full of Australians which can be a good and bad thing. We met an Aussie guy, a german girl and a canadian girl. They were all very interesting and it is always interesting to ...
... pair of jandals, not knowing that I had already planned to fix her ones the same way I did mine (with a paper clip).
We headed towards the sea which we had been without for almost a month now and enjoyed a walk around the port before venturing towards the beach that Dina had seen many photos of. It was the reason in which we had planned to come to this area of Portugal in the first place. After skipping a few beaches to find the perfect one and ...
... balance was €2, we'd receive an SMS message telling us so. When I asked her what would happen if we had a balance of €4 and travelled to and from the airport, which costs €6, she replied something along the lines that if the idiot who had designed the system had thought about tourists, he'd have designed a better system, but really they couldn't collect tolls from foreign vehicles, and she apologised ...
... up on the weather and left). We make it as far a Faro (about 15 miles), when Kathleen decides she has had enough. I must admit, it is very windy, I do not think I have been on a motorcycle in such high winds. We turn around and return to Quateira.
Something tells me the scooter is not going to be a success.
Once back, we get into conversation ...
... English neighbours have a ladder on the rear of their van. They reverse their van alongside ours, and, I am able to climb up the ladder on their van, so detach the handle.It is dry and sunny, a trip to buy bread, vegetables, and top up my internet SIM, using the scooter for the first time.
Weather is poor, not cold, but unpredictable, sunny one minute, ...