After our short trip to Spain, we headed to Faro, probably, my favourite place in Portugal. It was a long day with many fascinating stops, new knowledge and experience. I was extremely tired, but so happy. I felt very calm, all those problems looked so meaningless and insignificant. I felt complete, I felt harmony with… Continue reading Sunrise in Faro
After the visit to the mine of São Domingos, we decided to go Spain, or at least to drop briefly on and say ‘Hi’ to a neighbour country. ☺ We crossed the border, and it was hardly possible to realise if we are already in Spain because there was just one sign stating the border… Continue reading A bit of Spain
For sure, I prefer colorful pictures, but sometimes Black-n-White photos express the atmosphere of the place much better. And here is the case.
More pictures: this time the power plant and dock.
More pictures of the mentioned below mine. Imagination on!
There were several stops on the way to the south to check small interesting spots. One of them is the mine São Domingos, where mining took place already under the Roman rule. In 1855, the mine started functioning again till 1966. Nowadays, the area (railway station) is absolutely ruined, it looks haunted, at the same… Continue reading Mine São Domingos, Portugal
The way from Lisbon to Algarve was through Alentejo district, which is famous for wine. We stopped at some small city for a snack, and the view was breathtaking. 😍 I was so excited to learn each corner of my dear Portugal, to take a picture of each place to save it in my memory… Continue reading Beja, Alentejo