Pestana Palm Gardens
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- Swimming pool
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Alvor was a treat. Arriving at about lunchtime we went to look at the Aire which was huge open and pretty full. Parked up by the beach instead and had Lunch and LUDO had a run before deciding to go to a site. We stayed for two nights in the 'tranquil' part of the camp. We were in a verdant hollow surrounded by green with our own BBQ almond trees and beautiful birds. Weather was a bit drizzly but it ...
... couldn't have been better. Sue and Geoff have been great travel mates and we have been having lots of shared meals and many laughs. Ludo has lived the beach but it was a little drizzly this Morning so we left and are now in Alvor. Just has lunch at the beach and checked out the Aire but decided on the campsite as we need water etc and to charge bikes and phones now that H has found his after some hairy moments this morning when he told me he hadn't seen it for a few ...
... along the canal through orchards up to the dam, eating oranges. Even though we walk through small farms with just about no traffic on the roads, there are always a lone restaurant or two on the way where we have coffee or beer. There are always a few locals outside smoking and drinking dinky bottles of beer. Like those very small bottles of Coke years ago.
Talking of smoking I am soooo sick that I did not even consider having my regular once a year ...
... beach and a loll in the sun. Meet up with the Hensman's but bike battery fails up the very steep return hill. Lovely and warm in the sun though. Sue's cooking tonight so a treat not to have to cook or wash up and clean sheets at the end of it all. Can't really get much ...
... to work hard at not succumbing too often. Coffee is about a euro or two depending on where you have it and there are loads of untouristy coffee shops and restaurants which is just a door in a wall, no advertising, complete with tiles on the walls and rickety chairs and a cat asleep on a table.There are loads of free roaming dogs. Some are typical medium height, long legged, brown mongrels. Others might walk past you on ...