Eleven years after a surreal first visit, it was time for the whole family to retrace their father’s footsteps to a spectacular Portuguese castle.
Fartura frenzy at Pernes market
The children discover that a small town market is much, much more than fruit and vegetables – it’s an invaluable focal point in a local community.
Paw prints and irreverent graffiti – Magical afternoons in Santarém
A chance discovery leads the kids to a magical place, giving me the opportunity to explore a wonderfully authentic Portuguese city.
Blue feathers and transient wonders: a nature walk in Portugal
The children are entranced by the simple pleasure of a short walk in a foreign place.