Back I Hope

  The Ferry Crossing I had to return to the UK to sort out a few issues. You would think that in this day and age, given telecommunications, everything could be done from almost anywhere. That’s not the case in reality when certain institutions require face to face contact. It was a trip that I … Read more

A Visit to Tomar

I have a problem and that’s on where to live in Portugal. For the first time ever in my life, I’m in a position to live wherever takes my fancy. I don’t need to worry about work and I’m mobile, so I don’t need to consider transportation links too much. Having said that, it would … Read more

Finally A and P Meet

A few days ago I met someone that I’d been in contact with on and off for perhaps three or four years since I first seriously considered moving to Portugal. I had followed this persons blog with the greatest of interest for a considerable amount of time and truly felt that I know this person. … Read more

Detailed Rail Map of Portugal

By Rail Life is always easier if you can figure out where you are and where you’re going. With the Portuguese railway map illustrated below, it’s easy-peasy-lemon-squeezy. To make your journey by rail, in Portugal, follow the link here to a > Railway timetable in English . You can enter you desired start location and destination where … Read more