Author Archives: André Silva

Campervan or motorhome?

If you wish to completely explore a country, specially all those hidden places, your best and most affordable bet is to rent a motorhome or a campervan. The question is: what is best for you? Both options allow you to … Read More

Snow, ski, snowboard… and a motorhome

Normally you wouldn’t associate Portugal, motorhome and snow on the same sentence but, if you combine all that, you can have a fantastic break from the routine, with a very low cost. Although Portugal is not a good place to … Read More

Going up the river

Our trip to the Douro valley Last Friday we decided to take Marselha and Bruni, and drive up the Douro River with the full family, including the grandparents. Early Autumn is one of the most, if not THE most, best … Read More

Minho with friends

The experience of traveling through Minho, Gerês and Bande with friends

The north

The trip to Cangas, Pontevedra and Vila Nova de Cerveira On a sunny early Autumn Friday, we decided to take the kids and go up north. This time of the year, from September till the end of October, we still … Read More

Wild camping vs campsite

What are the advantages and disadvantages of Wild Camping vs campsites? What are the Portuguese laws related with Wild Camping?