Epilogue

We're back in Florida. Here are some final thoughts about this month-long trip to Tavira, Portugal, where we stayed in this apartment building. The trip back to Faro airport was a bit hairy, as the car service did not show up -- or so it seemed -- but Portugal has a funky way of listing…

Codacil

First of all, I would like to thank everyone for their kind comments.  My wife and I are leaving Tavira on Wednesday, which is just as well:  it is suddenly cold and rainy, with ominously dark grey and purple heavy clouds rolling in from the direction of Spain and hovering low overhead; I doubt I'd…

The End

Despite my best efforts, Leavingamerika.com has repeatedly failed to attract the kind of sustained readership that makes it worth the considerable time and effort it takes to write a blog of this scope. My only consolation is that it served as a warning to me not to waste the next several years of my life…