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.
Praia do Amado is one of the two beaches of the little village of Carrapateira on Portugals westcoast. We spent a beautiful and sunny day there when suddenly fog came all over the beach and made the most beautiful scenery and photo opportunity.
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.
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 Mòs and Praia do Canavial.
Since my first visit in 2005 I’ve been a huge fan of Praia do Guincho. It might not be the best beach for lazy sunbathing and swimming since the wind is usually very strong and the ocean ice cold. But it’s one of the best beaches to go for a walk, have a drink in one of … More Portugal. An afternoon at Praia do Guincho.
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“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight For the ends of Being and ideal Grace. I love thee to the level of everyday’s Most … More portugal. lagos. love of my life.
if you need a break from the city, all the sightseeing and walking around- praia do guincho is the perfect place. though it’s not closest beach to lisbon, it is the most beautiful one. long, wide and sourrounded by (almost) nothing but hills. if it gets too windy and the water too cold, the pool … More lisbon. beach getaway. praia do guincho.