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Poppin’ Smoke, a military travel site highlighting TravelingQueen and an in depth Q&A about an American retiring in Portugal.
An in depth article from Poppin’ Smoke about my life and move to retire in Portugal. An in depth...
My local beach in the Algarve of Portugal.
My local secret beach in the Algarve of Portugal, it’s not easy to find or to get to so...
Aveiro, The “Venice” of Portugal
Did you know that there is a “Venice” of Portugal? Come along on a tour during COVID. ...
Happy Easter from Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Portugal. Information on a day trip on the ferry to Spain.
Greetings from Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Portugal. A day trip on the train through the Algarve, the...
A few days in Lisbon exploring the taste, trams and timeless beauty of the town.
Bike trails and cafe hopping in Portugal (Algarve).
A bike ride through the pine forest preserves of the Algarve in Portugal. A stop at beach cafes,...
Overnight in a Castle or Palace…Behind the Ropes
Some of my favorite travel experiences have been staying overnight in a castle or palace. We don’t have any...
Flying For Less or Loyalty Points?
Should you stay loyal to an airlines when in Europe?
Personal VPN for public wi-fi, be safe add security for dollars a month!
Be safe when you travel (and even at home), your own personal VPN can help with security. When you...
Mertola, Portugal – A fun day trip to a Roman and Islamic Historical town in the middle of the...
Venice Italy Photo Gallery
The Masks of Italy, beautiful, creative and fun. The iconic gondolas of Venice. No album is complete without these...
Venice at night
Enjoy Venice to Yourself by strolling at night when the tourists are gone.
Carvoeiro Portugal, the Hidden and the Romantic
One of my most favorite beaches in Portugal is in Carvoeiro but it isn’t the main beach like you...