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Day Trip to Tróia & Comporta

Maybe it’s the weather getting colder or my tan slowly fading, but I suddenly really miss the beach! It prompted me to write about a quick day trip I took to the beaches of Comporta and Tróia, found in the Alentejo region of Portugal.  530 more words


Lucy and Ethel do Portugal

Mau, Toots and Kitty were my reason for visiting Portugal. Before I left for Cannes I signed up for Trusted Housesitters, hoping to house sit for as much of my remaining two months in Europe as possible. 2,214 more words


Palácio da Comenda

Yes it’s a Palace, and yes you can buy it. 50 million euros and it’s sold!

This former royal palace of the eighteenth century it’s situated in Serra da Arrábida, Setúbal and offers spectacular views! 111 more words


Trojan Horse was a Unicorn and lived in Troia

What is the connection between a remote peninsula in Alentejo and a well-known digital art conference? Well, both relate to the Trojan Horse. The conference and collective are named after a Trojan Horse (who) was a Unicorn, and its anual venue takes place in this remote, peninsular location of Troia in Portugal. 201 more words