Monthly Archives: September 2012

Postlude to Portugal

This was sweet sojourn. My Beloved and I enjoyed time together and we feel closer than ever before. He worked so hard to make the trip happen. Everything was seamless. For as much as we left our itinerary behind and … Continue reading

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Hasta Le Vista Portugal – Day 14

Our bodies stirred before the alarm – we’re excited to complete our Portuguese honeymoon/adventure. Local time – 4 A.M. Canadian time 11 P.M. (the night before). Hopefully we will transition back quickly. It was a peaceful start to the beginning … Continue reading

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Transition for Departure Day 13 Portugal

Transition days in a foreign country can be very challenging. Although with any day we should expect the unexpected, transition days when travelling bring change no matter what. We needed to pack and depart early for the 3 hour drive … Continue reading

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More ‘Typical’ Bliss – Day 12 Portugal

Sol Verde is a wellness centre so you see lots of people wandering around in whote terrycloth robes, from algae wraps (ugh) to salt water pool to a bracing dip in the Atlantic – it’s all converging at this place. … Continue reading

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Road Trip in Portugal Day 11 – Portugal

Oh how we hated to leave Por do Sol! With our departure planned like a tactical mission, we pulled ourselves up by the flipflops, executed the final activities, stood on the balcony and prayed – with thankful hearts for a … Continue reading

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Aquasize Day 10 Portugal

On our last full day in The Algarve, we decided that an encore to Armacao de Pera would be a great choice for exercise, swimming and sun. We enjoyed our typical breakfast overlooking the ocean, but began in prayer by … Continue reading

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Va ‘STAY’ cation – Day 9 Portugal

Our little apartment in Porches, Portugal (www.dreamholidayrentals.com) overlooks the mercurial Atlantic Ocean. The owner has aptly named it Por do Sol (Sunset). on this day we thought we would explore yet another beach, one of the world’s top 100 beautiful … Continue reading

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