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  1. Doug Phillips

    Portugal Travels in the Algarve and Lisbon, Feb. 15 - Mar. 1, 2024

    Algarve “We’ve rented an apartment in the Algarve for 8 weeks. Want to come over for a visit?” Lifelong friends had rented a 2-bedroom apartment for 2 months in the oceanside village of Salema, west of Lagos. They invited us to visit – and that’s how we got to the south of Portugal in...
  2. Doug Phillips

    Portugal Hanging Out in the Algarve and London

    By Doug Phillips from Canada, Fall 2002 October 15-November 1 2002 - Twelve days in the south of Portugal with four days in London before returning to Canada. The Algarve doesn’t get much respect on Slow Travel, but for us it was a great introduction to the concept of Slow Travel, long before...