Portugal. The beautiful beaches of Lagos.

We spent the last week of August in my favourite town: Lagos – on the western Algarve in Portugal. We didn’t get to go to all of Lagos’ seven beaches but we visited our favourite ones: Praia Dona Ana: ¬†¬†¬† Praia do Pinhao: ¬†¬†¬†¬† Porto de Mos: ¬†¬†¬† Praia do Camilo: ¬†¬†¬† And we took¬†a … More Portugal. The beautiful beaches of Lagos.

Portugal. Carrapateira – my favorite village on the west coast.

In about one month we’ll head to Portugal – it’s my favorite time of the year! Unfortunately we probably won’t make it to Carrapateira this time, but last year we stayed in Carrapateira for three nights. I keep coming back to Carrapateira since 17 years. And in all those years not much has changed: there … More Portugal. Carrapateira – my favorite village on the west coast.

Portugal. Lagos. Ponta da Piedade and a walk along the cliffs.

Ponta da Piedade is a cape and lighthouse in the west of Lagos, a¬†short walk along the street Estrada da Ponta da Piedade¬†from the famous beaches Praia do Camilo and Praia Don Ana.¬†¬†While the lighthouse may not be something to write home about, the rock formations nature has created over thousands of years definitely are. … More Portugal. Lagos. Ponta da Piedade and a walk along the cliffs.

Portugal. Lagos. Sunset at Porto de M√≤s and Praia do Canavial.

I just returned from a week long trip to Lisbon and Lagos, Portugal. The afternoons we spent at Praia do Porto de Mos and the walks along the beach to the adjacent Praia do Canavial¬†were definitely my favourite moments of this trip. Even though I have first visited those two beach over 20 years ago … More Portugal. Lagos. Sunset at Porto de M√≤s and Praia do Canavial.