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A day at the beach

By the second day of my WWOOFing adventure the weather hadn’t improved, so we went to the beach! It did seem a tad counter intuitive but it was still really good fun :) We went Zambujeira do Mar and Azenha do Mar (‘do Mar’ just means by the sea), which are within the Alentejo Natural […]


Qualifying Expedition: Success!

I just spent the past four days walking in the surrounding area of Calais, France, for my Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award. In my group of seven we walked approximately 85km (53 miles) over the four days and camped at a site near Cap Blanc Nez, which is a WW2 memorial. We caught the ferry from […]