Secret Surf Special Edition

posted in: BLOG, EVENTS, SURF | 0

On Sunday we had an opportunity to go to the Secret Surf Special Edition, powered by Surfline, a local championship in Vagueira that recruited some exceptionally talented surfers. It was a bit (ok, a lot) foggy to start with, but … Continued

39th Grande Prémio Abimota 17 Junho 2018

posted in: BLOG, EVENTS | 0

One of the oldest events in the Portuguese national racing calendar, the 39th ABIMOTA/Altice Grand Prix cycle race set off from Lisbon on 13 June. Over five days, the Grand Prix took cyclists all over Portugal. After leaving Lisbon, the … Continued

The moon and Jupiter

posted in: BLOG | 0

OK, I admit, I can’t say this is technically a good photograph, but it was awesome to see how close the moon and Jupiter were last night. On a ‘zoomed’ frame you could actually see three of Jupiter’s largest moons, … Continued

Into battle with the paintball warriors

posted in: BLOG | 0

We had a great time this last weekend, joining paintballers in ‘battle’. The weekend was organised by the former workplace of our cousin and everyone had a great time. The ‘battlefield’ was a three-storey derelict discotheque, the Lua Pub and … Continued

It’s springtime …

posted in: BLOG | 0

…. and the flowers are starting to bloom. In the fields behind the house bees and other insects can be found foraging in the spring warmth.

Record Store Day 2017

posted in: BLOG | 0

Today, 22 April 2017, is the tenth annual Record Store Day, a day intended ‘to come together and celebrate the unique culture of a record store and the special role these independently owned stores play in their communities.’ It started … Continued