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For the last of the summer wines, go green with Vinho Verde - Wine review

With summer (dreadful as it has been) slipping away and the long slog to Christmas (I have already received loads of bumph re Christmas parties – when will we see the first Christmas display in a shop I wonder, not long I suspect – grrrrr) to look forward to, I thought it opportune to look at wine again. 991 more words

Food And Wine Products

Inside A Luxury Holiday Home in the Algarve

Irish architects have not only made their mark at home, but have also created masterpieces in holiday locations, drawing on location, light and landscape. One luxury holiday home in the Algarve stands out for Sandra Andrea O’Connell… 438 more words

The Gloss Magazine

Coimbra: Harry Potter on Steroids

Coimbra, the second capital of Portugal (succeeded by Lisbon), is a fascinating place. Apart from some lovely river side parks and an historic centre, it has Portugal’s oldest University, which is perched on top of the steep hill at the centre of the old town, from where it dominates both the skyline and overall impression of the town. 220 more words

Heritage Gardens & Gardening

Picture Monologues- Portugal !

Some of my stills from Portugal, a small quaint country with a magnanimous character. Every street, every bend, every corner of this cobbled country tells a story… you’ve just got to Listen. 74 more words


Street Art - Funchal

Madeira Funchal , the old town has some of the most beautiful street art you can see in Europe.