Category: Journeys

Journeys

Lisbon

We returned our car to Lisbon Airport on Saturday morning and caught a taxi into the city. When we’d booked… Read more »

Journeys

Nazaré

We left Porto by travelling up the Douro Valley on minor roads. The scenery was stunning, the weather less so…. Read more »

Journeys

Porto

We arrived in Porto on Monday afternoon in the rain, and stayed two nights in an apartment near the centre… Read more »

Journeys

Pays Basque

After driving across the Midi-Pyrénées region of France and into Aquitaine, we’ve lodged ourselves in the resort village of Socoa… Read more »

Journeys

Into Aquitaine

After spending the night on the outskirts of Montauban we continued on our way across France’s Midi-Pyrénées region, heading towards… Read more »

Journeys

Tuscany

Richard and I visited Tuscany four years ago and enjoyed many of the fortified hill towns that crowd the centre… Read more »

Journeys

Florence

On Thursday we visited Florence. I prefer the Italian name for Florence; Firenze seems less flowery, more robust, more Italian…. Read more »

Journeys

Rapallo

We left Lyon in France on Tuesday morning to drive to Rapallo on Italy’s Ligurian coast. Because of the length… Read more »