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Guilty pleasures

Everybody has some guilty pleasures, mine is a certain Senhora…to be precise, Senhora da Rocha! Senhora da Rocha or Praia Nossa Senhora da Rocha (Beach of Our Lady of the Rock) is a small fishing community and a lovely bay on the Atlantic coast.  It is situated in the middle of the Algarve, and is simply a perfect spot for …

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Save Salgados

Salgados Lagoon is a precious and truly amazing wetland near Armacao de Pera, in Algarve, Portugal.  Some of the species of birds that can be found here are Grebes, Gulls, Little Terns, Coots, Flamingos, the rare Purple Gallinule, Black Terns, Peregrines, Black Winged Kites, and Collared Pratincoles. The area is already classified as an important bird life zone but a …

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