Quinta Do Mar Da Luz
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- Tennis Court
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... hiking over some rocks an area of tide pools and a small, but rocky beach. All beaches in Portugal are open to the public and accessible via stairs and parking lots. Hotels may establish sun bed areas and provide them free to hotel guests, while non-guests can pay to use them. Most beaches in Europe, especially those that border the Mediterranean, have rocks instead of sand. The beaches here are sand and have a few tiny rocks that are so pretty, many ...
... we drove due south to the small village of Carrapateira, a magnet for the surfing fraternity due to the nearby Praia de Bordeira, but first it was lunchtime. The well-rated Micro Bar was our choice which has a very 'cool', laid back atmosphere in keeping with the area's seaside pastimes, our waiter sported dreadlocks, cowrie-shell ankle bracelet and a Bob Marley tee-shirt to give the flavour of the place. The menu specialities are imaginative burgers and cakes, ...
The searing heat of Spain became rather wearing but it did have the positive effect of suppressing our appetites, taking to supplementing main meals with lots of liquid. No harm done but it will be a good excuse to make up for 'lost' meals later on! By our standards, Monday was at 250 miles a long transfer, so we set off due west onto the Autovia, round the outskirts of Seville (the most we are going to see of the city ...
... had a really exciting sail from Sines to Lagos yesterday. Over 80 miles in just over 12 hours... We started in light winds and put our gennaker up, only to be startled by a loud bang as the whole sail fell into the sea. A shackle had failed at the top of the mast. We struggled to get it back in board but of course the boys, Hugh and Dawson, decided to put it back up.
As the wind increased, we creamed along, reaching 10.6 knots ...
... night and late night chats and it was perfect start to our time in Portugal. The next day we ventured to the nearby lighthouse before a swim at the cove beach down the road. Arvo beers soon turned into night time cocktails which in turn changed to early morning dancing and sunrise pizzas before heading to bed around 630am. We rose around lunchtime for a feed and some bean bag chills before heading back to ...