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Feb 9, 2014 - Foz Do Arelho

I thought 'WWW' stood for World Wide Web but now I know that here in Portugal it stands for Wild, Wet & Windy because that's how it was all day today. It was raining & windy when we got up so we decided to push on up the coast & drive whilst it was raining. I certainly didn't fancy traipsing round Lisbon again in the wind & rain. Well it rained all morning & it was so wild & windy at the first likely camp site we just kept going. It did eventually stop raining for a while at midday but it was still windy. We stopped at a quiet forest site...

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Dec 29, 2013 - Foz do Arelho and along the coast

It was a lovely warm sunny day and Heather was starting to feel a lot better so we headed out to the local village of Foz do Arelho. Foz do Arelho sits just back from the coast where the Lagoa de Obidos lagoon meets with the ocean. The beaches are just beautiful and on such a glorious day we all enjoyed a stroll along the beach. However the sea was extremely turbulent with waves swirling and crashing onto the beach From Foz do Arelho we drove along the cliff top road to Sao Martinho do Porto. We found a beautiful spot for lunch overlooking...

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