São Miguel Island, Azores

I’m getting a bit of flack for traveling during a pandemic, but there are some advantages and I believe in freedom to choose (if the law allows): The airplanes I’ve travelled on have only been about a third full and studies have shown the air filtration systems are safer than if you go into a… Continue reading São Miguel Island, Azores

Porto and the Duoro Valley

    I have to begin by admitting that it took much too long to get to Porto. When I first visited Portugal, I knew that I wanted to live in the south because I had done research on the favorable climate and the robust, affordable economy.  I concentrated on exploring areas in the south… Continue reading Porto and the Duoro Valley