Quinta Dos Avos
Travel Blogs from Campo Maior
... had a light lunch of soup. Joe's tomato soup had a poached egg
We spent time around the Pousada which is really serene.It is amazing there are only three couples staying here (Friday night). We have struggled with internet since we arrived but a knowledgeable person showed us how to sign on. It is free but works only in the bar area.
Tonight our dinner was again served by Jose. We are checking out tomorrow for Evora.
... of the village Marvao
but we really didn’t know what to expect.
We made to dinner at 9:00 and had a fabulous meal with
outstanding service. The porter is also the bartender and our server for
dinner, but there is only one other couple dinning so we have all the attention
we might expect. (The stated restaurant occupancy is 72 guests). We can see all
the way to Spain as we are almost at elevation 3000 ft.
... found shady spots to paint the picture-postcard scenes of the village.
We visited the citadel in the early afternoon and just before sundown, we got a good workout walking up and down the quaint lanes and city walls.
We enjoyed a fabulous traditional meal of lamb and pork and migas, a tasty mixture of potatoes, bread, bell peppers and herbs. A lot more meat than we would ordinarily choose, but very tasty.
... in Holland.
Next, we visited site #2) a solitary stone, the Monte dos Almendres Menhir, about a 500 meter walk from the parking area.
Finally, after another short drive we got to site #1) the Almendres Megalithic site. For me, this was most impressive. It is a collection ...
... We really liked Elvas, a real working town with loads of history. As well as the fortifications there are lots of churches and narrow winding cobbled streets. On our way up to the main square a Police car passed at great speed, sirens blazing, as we ...
Other places to stay in Campo Maior
Av. Dos Combatentes Da Grande Guerra, Campo Maior | 3 star hotelfrom $84