Monthly Archives: September 2011

Luscious Summertime Lunches

The lunchtime meal is an important part of the day for many Portuguese people and certainly one of mine!   Be it at the work place, home or at a restaurant it will traditionally be a two or three course … Continue reading

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The Portuguese ‘Pote’ in a Traditional Kitchen

The typical old Portuguese farmhouse kitchen is a sight to be seen.  Still found and in use in many rural parts of Portugal, especially in the northern and central parts, it is a large open space where one can find everything that … Continue reading

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The Coastal Walk from Porto to Santiago Compostela – Part 1

At the invitation of some friends of mine, I was asked to join a group of nature/culture lovers, Grupo Terra Verde, on an amazing walk, on Saturday Sept. 3rd, from the city of Porto following the coastal route (north of Portugal) into Galicia, Spain with a … Continue reading

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