All Saints’ Day

All Saints’ Day is celebrated on 1 November as a commemoration day for all Christian saints. It may also be known as All Hallows’ Day, Solemnity of All Saints, Hallowmas, or Feast of Saints. Traditions of All Saints’ Day The origin of All Saints’ Day may date back to a Greek Christian tradition from the … Read more

My Research – All Wrong

I’m not argumentative, just interested I do seem to like investigating areas and place names. At the moment, I’m living near Miranda do Corvo, Coimbra and it got me thinking about where the name may have originated from. There is one suggestion as listed in Wikipedia, that to my mind, seams unlikely in part and … Read more