Laura on board the Firefly
Laura Bailey

How to Sail in the Algarve (Part 1)

Learning to sail has always been something I’ve wanted to do. It’s romantic: it’s just you, the boat, and the crew. To get from one place to another it has to be through the combined efforts and skills of you and your crewmates.

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The colourful houses in Costa Nova
Laura Bailey

Our Trip to Costa Nova

Last week we made an overnight trip in Wendy, our motorhome, to the seaside town of Costa Nova. We’ve been working for 3 weeks straight on improving my home in Portugal so it was time to take a little break.

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Wendy the motorhome
Laura Bailey

Meet ‘Wendy’ the motorhome!

It has finally happened: my folks have become hippies! A few months ago when my parents were returning back to England for the winter they made the decision to purchase a motorhome from two of our very good friends.

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