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Hidden Treasures - looking outside the Algarve

The Algarve is stunning there’s no doubt about that. But, sometimes it’s nice to get off the beaten track and do your own thing. Today, moving north into the more rural Alentejo area of Southern Portugal made us realise just how busy the Algarve is, even out of season in the winter. 476 more words

Spain just travelling through

Moving from the South of France into Spain was an eye opener. The difference soon became obvious. We moved into the hills and found mile upon mile of olive groves, orange and lemon trees. 511 more words

Stuck in the Snow

By the time we got to Central France the weather was becoming increasingly colder. A close eye was kept on the thermometer as we didn’t want the fresh water tanks to automatically empty on us. 153 more words

France in Wintertime

Once through the tunnel it was time to fill up with fuel. Cheaper in France, so Cite Europe was our first port of call. We managed to negotiate the automatic pumps and we were then ready to drive South. 105 more words

Our Journey Begins

Thanks for joining us!

We’ve been planning to travel for it seems, almost forever.

Having both retired from ‘proper’ careers, me, an old-fashioned Bank Manager and Paul an Electrical Engineer turned Project Manager, we were both looking for something very different. 298 more words

Do We think About Stopping?

I got a very nice comment in the blog post the other day that mentioned they were worried that we might be thinking about quitting after Amazon, and I found that interesting and thought I would take a few minutes to talk about it.  1,277 more words


The PURGE has begun!

I think the main reason I/we have decided to minimalize our lives is because our stuff is making me Closter phobic! One day I looked around our home and all the stuff we have accumulated has no meaning and we just drag our stuff around with us from place to place while gathering more stuff! 627 more words