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Feb 4, 2014 - Heading North again

We left Lagos and headed north to Evoramonte. The wet weather forecast seem to follow us as we headed north. Fortunately we had a dry journey. The road was interesting in that there was a continuous stream of unfinished bridges where no work had been undertaken on them for years. Looked as if the road improvements had ground to a halt when Portugal ran out of money! We intend to spend the week exploring this area.

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Jul 14, 2008 - The Alentejo Region

July 14 2008 We had most of our items packed to go in the morning. The idea was to have a big English breakfast before our drive, but the two places we tried were not open until 9 am. Therefore, we had another Portuguese style breakfast at a café. Then we were on the road again. Our drive was on the Super Highway toward Beja, and then jump off onto the N18 to Evora/Estrimoz. On the drive, we hashed out that we were going to try and stay North of Evora considering the prices that were quoted in the tourist books. The drive had splendid...

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