Terracos do Vau
TripAdvisor Reviews Terracos do Vau Praia da Rocha
Travel Blogs from Praia da Rocha
... in another beautiful country.
To be honest about Lagos, there is not a huge amount to do apart from sit on a beach and enjoy the nightlife. But to be fair, both of those are very good. We just came a little unlucky having arrived in a couple of overcast days with the water being very cold.
Once at the lighthouse at the end of the peninsula you could see the beach around the corner, Dina told me that that was the beach that Madeleine Mccann had gone ...
... out as we were loving the vibe of the place, being a very young and energetic vibe, but knowing we were booked into a hostel called the Gspot Party Hostel for the next 2 nights. But this place is really cool, it is full of young people and the streets are full of life. We are right in the centre in both of our hostels we are staying in and are really looking forward to spending the next 2 days lounging on the beach and exploring the wonderful streets.
... 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 ...
... to visit Gordon and Kath, on the motor scooter, but, the weather is too poor for a 50 mile round trip. Instead, we walk to Lidl to buy Pizza for this evening, and get thoroughly soaked in the process, when the drizzle turns to driving rain.
We manage a Skype call to Gary, Gabriel and Susana in Aberbyjan, and a call to Charlotte to wish her happy birthday.
Not even a photograph to show!
... 300 miles, free motorway (almost) all of the way. At the Portuguese border, they have installed automatic Toll Machines for all non-Portuguese vehicles. What a cheek!
We arrive at Orbitur Quateira (N37 W4' 2" W8 5' 14"), it is an ACSI site, but, it is cheaper to use our Orbitur memebership card and we get ten nights for 100Euro.
The scooter is unloaded, with the assistance of Kathleen and a very friendly French couple.