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…

Utopia

Ah, the eternal search for Utopia. So what is the cost, exactly, of living in Paradise? One issue that concerns me about the Algarve is the apparent difficulty in finding a year-long let in Tavira and its environs, let alone one that is reasonably priced, and by that I mean * cough * cheap. Some (many?)…