Author Archives: Leanne Reid

Spring has arrived!

Posted ago by Leanne Reid

At long last spring is here! We’ve had a bit of lousy weather this week which has stopped progress at times. We had some thunder and lightening on Tuesday morning which we were convinced was going to put the windows …

Galo de Barcelos… Or the Rooster of Barcelos to you and me

Posted ago by Leanne Reid

Maybe some of you have wondered about the cockerel often seen dotted around while on holiday here in Portugal. Legend dating back to the 17th century has it that some silver had been stolen from a landowner in Barcelos (Northern Portugal). …

This week we’re thinking about…

Posted ago by Leanne Reid

Volta ao Algarve 2015! The 41st edition to be exact. We have missed this event for the past 4 years and with this one steaming through our sleepy village TWICE this year there really is definitely no reason to let …

Happy New Year!

Posted ago by Leanne Reid

Happy New Year Everybody! Let’s hope 2015 is a great one! Well, we have had quite a busy few months since the end of last holiday season. We have been making improvements to the house, garden and apartments which has …

Telegraph Algarve Travel

Posted ago by Leanne Reid

The telegraph has published a great guide to the algarve, we thought that we would share it with you Click the link http://bit.ly/SWB3Gj Let us know what you think