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Why aren’t the folks back in Portugal yet? Because they’re in South Korea!

My parents are crazy. Dad recently had a heart attack and Mum is recovering from a serious operation (they’re both okay, don’t worry), but less than a week after my Dad came home from hospital they both hopped on a plane and flew to South Korea to see my brother, Alex. If anybody is wondering, […]


A Slice of Portugal

Last year Jon and I spent a couple of hours or so walking around the little town of Manteigas. It’s a somewhat remote town up in the Serra da Estrela (Estrela Mountains). If you’re planning on exploring the mountains then Manteigas is an excellent base camp as it is nestled at the heart of the […]