Non Travel With Me

The realities of travelling by staying at home



Mishaps from my last adventure

As we all know, not everything goes smoothly while travelling - at least each story will be worth a laugh someday! Beaten by the wave at Playa de Santa María del Mar in Cádiz – it was a windy day,... Continue Reading →

Sunset Sunday Lisbon

The Algarve: find the undiscovered

Visiting the south coast of Portugal was not initially a planned part of my trip but after doing a little research I was all for the adventure. Only then did I find out that the Algarve, Lagos in particular, is... Continue Reading →

Lisbon: My Do’s and Dont’s

What can I say about Lisbon? I didn’t like it, I didn’t enjoy it, I didn’t feel good there... Maybe it’s just me...did anyone else just feel like something was missing from the city? Anyway, here’s a random collection of... Continue Reading →

Porto: an up and coming city of understated beauty

The beauty of Porto is raw and understated – sometimes pure, sometimes rundown. It is found in the steep streets lined with the brightly painted walls of the old Cais de Ribeira and newer blue and white azulejo tiles of... Continue Reading →

Planning for Portugal

My last adventure was before Christmas but I am only getting around to writing about it now. I spent a week in Portugal followed by 2 weeks in the south of Spain. There were highs and lows but overall it... Continue Reading →

Top 5 of 2014

1. Cádiz Cádiz is a beautiful city surrounded by water on a peninsula at the edge of the Mediterranean. With surfing beaches, flamenco, cafés and a laid back vibe, it is a little paradise on the edge of Spain. 2.... Continue Reading →

My Upcoming Travel Plans

  I have a hankering for sunshine and with cheap flights across Europe and the charming scenery and fantastic culture of the Mediterranean, city and beach hopping across Spain and Portugal is on my mind…   I've spent a lot... Continue Reading →

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