m a g a z i n e
Well, May has been hectic and flown by,
Richard Bassett with my husbands, sons and my birthday
EdITOR in succession. We did find time to visit Pego
do Inferno, a beautiful waterfall just outside
cO-ORdInaTORS Tavira. If you've not been there yet, June
Richard Bassett Snr.
is the perfect time to visit. We took a drive
up to the restaurant Mesa do Cume, in the
Call 961 700 200 or email hills of Alcaria, with breathtaking views and
stunning food. It was a delightful afternoon.
Arne Jakobsen This month we feature a lovely, unusual, gift
the Great Dane
shop, Casa das Portas in Tavira. Ladies, be
Litografis-Artes warned, you'll need hours to browse here.
Graficas Lda, Ferreiras I would like to give Christopher Wright a
dISTRIBUTIOn special thank you for all his help this month.
Advertisers will be
issued copies for Relax and enjoy your June edition. I'd love
with retail outlets. to hear from you if you find the articles
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St Vincent’s Anglican Chaplaincy will host a Hog
Thanks for your article about water, Roast on 11th June at 7pm at Q.M.Garden centre
health, in EA Magazine May. in Sta Barbara de Nexe. Tickets are 16 euros
It is very interesting. It explains how children half price. There will be a cash bar.
much water to drink, dependent on Vegetarian dishes are available if pre-ordered.
weight: divide the weight in pounds
in half. That makes the ounces of The evening is in aid of St Vincent’s Chaplaincy
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Dear Sir, thank you for your email,
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Best wishes, EAM. it is a secret
place that shouldn't be shared
with too many...
Let us know your I have an appartment in Fuseta
& I am planning
6 latestupEastdate on the
Algarve news! Remember "Don't hobble
on spending more time there in
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the near future.
around in pain,
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News george allen talks
to Sammy mcilroy
factory for What's on World
Olhão cup Special
T he Fisheries society of the algarve
have set the foundation stone for
the first fish processing and freezing
In place of our regular guide,
factory in the port of Olhão. the this month we've got all the
ceremony took place on 31st may, World cup fixtures to ensure
and was attended by the secretary
of state for Fisheries and agriculture, you don't miss a game.
luis medeiros vieira. three contracts
Friday, 11 June 2010 monday, 21 June 2010 Winner Gp H v Runner-up Gp G,
were signed at the event for the first
Manchester United South Africa v Mexico, Gp A, 15:00 Portugal v North Korea, 16R, 19:30
and second phases of the installation.
Uruguay v France, Gp A, 19:30 Gp G, 12:30
legend in Tavira
the area of shellfish production will Friday, 2 July 2010
be 16 hectares and will produce an Chile v Switzerland, Gp H, 15:00 Quarter Final
Saturday, 12 June 2010 Spain v Honduras, Gp H, 19:30
estimated 2,000 tons of mussels, Wnr Gp E/R-Up Gp F v Wnr Gp
South Korea v Greece, Gp B, 12:30
oysters and scallops. the investment our name is sammy mcilroy, hotel, tavira last monday to hear tueSday, 22 June 2010 G/R-Up Gp H, QF, 15:00
Argentina v Nigeria, Gp B, 15:00
of 3.5 million euros will create 50 jobs you’re 17-years old and an sammy talk about his life and career. France v South Africa, Gp A, 15:00 Wnr Gp A/R-Up Gp B v Wnr Gp
England v USA, Gp C, 19:30
on the premises and an estimated unknown from east belfast. it is sammy mcilroy mbe, was honoured Mexico v Uruguay, Gp A, 15:00 C/R-Up Gp D, QF, 19:30
250 indirect jobs. more than 75 per 10.00am on saturday morning 6th by the Queen in 1986 for his services Sunday, 13 June 2010 Greece v Argentina, Gp B, 19:30 Saturday, 3 July 2010
cent of production is intended for november 1971 prior to the big ‘derby’ to football, gave a highly entertaining Algeria v Slovenia, Gp C, 12:30 Nigeria v South Korea, Gp B, 19:30 Quarter Final
export to spain, italy and Japan. match between manchester city and and informative talk, followed by a Serbia v Ghana, Gp D, 15:00 WedneSday, 23 June 2010 Wnr Gp B/R-Up Gp A v Wnr Gp
manchester united and you’ve just question and answer session. sammy, Germany v Australia, Gp D, 19:30 Slovenia v England, Gp C, 15:00 D/R-Up Gp C, QF, 15:00
been told that you will be making your a highly respected manager, is now in USA v Algeria, Gp C, 15:00 Wnr Gp F/R-Up Gp E v Wnr Gp
Bota appeals debut. sammy, last of the ‘busby charge at morecambe, who narrowly monday, 14 June 2010 H/R-Up Gp G, QF, 19:30
Netherlands v Denmark, Australia v Serbia, Gp D, 19:30
babes’, scored one and set two up missed out on promotion from the
Gp E, 12:30 Ghana v Germany, Gp D, 19:30 tueSday, 6 July 2010
in a 3-3 thriller at maine road, which 2nd division this season. a raffle Japan v Cameroon, Gp E, 15:00 Semi Final
thurSday, 24 June 2010
instantly endeared sammy to united raised 100euros for the junior section Italy v Paraguay, Gp F, 19:30 Winner Q/F 1 v Winner Q/F 3, SF,
fans. and some of those fans were of sporting clube de Olhanense. Paraguay v New Zealand,
Gp F, 15:00 19:30
in the audience at the Porta nova chris Wright tueSday, 15 June 2010 Slovakia v Italy, Gp F, 15:00 WedneSday, 7 July 2010
New Zealand v Slovakia, Cameroon v Netherlands,
Gp F, 12:30 Semi Final
P Charity fun evening
sd deputy mendes bota has Gp E, 19:30 Winner Q/F 2 v Winner Q/F 4, SF,
Ivory Coast v Portugal, Denmark v Japan, Gp E, 19:30
appealed to the Government not Gp G, 15:00 19:30
to sign the deep Off-shore “bacia Brazil v North Korea, Gp G, 19:30 Friday, 25 June 2010 Saturday, 10 July 2010
do algarve” drilling contract, close
to the ria Formosa natural park
and covering a maritime area that
O n June 11th, various shops
and artists of tavira are
organizing a charity evening in
lurO dO livrOs international
books both new and secondhand.
Ferreinha Jewelry and clocks,
WedneSday, 16 June 2010
Honduras v Chile, Gp H, 12:30
North Korea v Ivory Coast,
Gp G, 15:00
Portugal v Brazil, Gp G, 15:00
third PlaCe Play oFF
Loser SF1 v Loser SF2, 3rd, 19:30
stretches from Quarteira to monte the centre of the city, to benefit cheZ carOle et manuel Spain v Switzerland, Gp H, 15:00 Chile v Spain, Gp H, 19:30 Sunday, 11 July 2010
Gordo. the intergenerational center of French Gourmet shop, Wine South Africa v Uruguay, Switzerland v Honduras, Final
the contract involves the Portuguese the Quinta Pegada in tavira, a bar and tea lounge. the artists Gp A, 19:30 Gp H, 19:30 Winners SF1 v Winners SF2, Final,
state and a consortium formed by center that cares for the oldest who already confirmed are elsa 19:30
thurSday, 17 June 2010 Saturday, 26 June 2010
spain’s “repsol” and Germany’s and youngest members of our neWtOn ceramics, micK Winner Gp A v Runner-up Gp B,
Argentina v South Korea,
“rWe” power giant. community. mundY Painter, ricardO 15:00
guesthouse, BAR & BIstRo
Gp B, 12:30 QUINTA FONTE DO BISPO
in an interview with tsF radio, bota in a warm and friendly Guitarist. Greece v Nigeria, Gp B, 15:00 Winner Gp C v Runner-up Gp D, O P S IB O D E T NO F AT N I U Q
said “if the algarve’s beaches came atmosphere, you can browse the every donation will be welcome France v Mexico, Gp A, 19:30 19:30
to be destroyed by a black sea (of oil), stalls and buy various products, and a portion of the total proceeds
Sunday, 27 June 2010
it would signal the end of Portuguese listen to live music, eat or drink. of the evening will be given to the Friday, 18 June 2010
For those who don't like football, centre Quinta Pergada currently Germany v Serbia, Gp D, 12:30 Winner Gp D v Runner-up Gp C,
tourism”. in other words, huge risks
it will be a fun way of avoiding the in building. Slovenia v USA, Gp C, 15:00 15:00
are being taken for minimum benefits. Winner Gp B v Runner-up Gp A,
“the false idea that the country could first match of the world cup, and the event will be held on the left England v Algeria, Gp C, 19:30
become rich from oil is being created, help raise some money for a good bank of the rio Gilão in tavira, All House Spirits, wines,
and beers are HALF
along with the notion that we will have cause. travessa do trem, between the Saturday, 19 June 2010 monday, 28 June 2010
Netherlands v Japan, Gp E, 12:30
cheaper oil and petrol. those already definitely roman and military bridges.
Ghana v Australia, Gp D, 15:00
Winner Gp E v Runner-up Gp F,
PRICE during all
participating so far are, casa come enjoy yourselves on June
it’s all bogus because everything that
das POrtas art, crafts, Gifts 11th from 6pm till late. Cameroon v Denmark, Gp E, 19:30 Winner Gp G v Runner-up Gp H, Portugal and England
may be extracted will belong to the
consortium and private businesses and accessories. Primeira it's for a good cause! 19:30 games at half time
Sunday, 20 June 2010
involved – and they’ll put their linha decoration and Furniture, For any further details, please Slovakia v Paraguay, Gp F, 12:30 tueSday, 29 June 2010 For more details call 281 971 484,
“profits” on to the market price” he mOdarte brand clothes, a call 96 031 79 73. Italy v New Zealand, Gp F, 15:00 for directions see our map
Winner Gp F v Runner-up Gp E,
on the back page.
claimed. Brazil v Ivory Coast, Gp G, 19:30 15:00
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became enamoured of their doors.
Jane put a framed poster on an
easel at the front of the stall, and
small crowds would gather, as
people began recognizing, and
then pointing out to others, their
neighbor’s door, or even the door of
an aunt or grandparent long gone,
or best of all, their own! their eyes
would find Jane’s, shyly oftentimes,
and they would share their discovery
with her. it wasn’t unusual for the
same peope to return night after
night with family and friends in tow,
to show them what they’d found.
her initial success emboldened and good feelings. showcasing not
Jane to begin printing limited just her own art but also ceramics
edition prints of the doors, devising from some of Portugal’s most
new compositions and broadening gifted artisans, and sourcing Fair
her range to include windows and trade handcrafts, jewelry and
then tiles. my store was too small other accessories from around
to properly display the growing the world, Jane has created a
collection, and in 2007 Jane bought unique business that celebrates
the old shoe repair shop located in the small details.
the middle of the best restaurant Open year round, except for
corridor in all of the algarve. With January, and now with a website,
a light touch she converted a w w w. c a s a d a s p o r t a s . c o m .
Written by elizabeth Beaupied wonderfully cavernous space full of if you haven’t visited yet take the
arches and niches into a beautifully opportunity to do so...you will be
lit gallery called “casa das Portas”. glad you did, and you’ll find
A truely unique gift shop it is a space brimming with art, gifts yourself returning often.
in the heart of Tavira, read
about the origin of this gem, Casa das Portas is a www.casadasportas.com
Casa das Portas. unique shop in the heart of
Tavira, the most beautiful
ane Gibbin bought a home the sun’s rays became too bright, to preserve, somehow,
in tavira in 2002, having she would often spend the entire these rapidly vanishing town in the Algarve. Visit
fallen in love with this morning, systematically covering treasures, Jane came up the shop and experience
beautiful community on the one street after another, recording with a plan; to produce
ria Formosa several years earlier. her subjects. Frequently, she would quality posters and first-hand not only the
although trained as an artist, she have to return to a house to capture bookmarks and make extraordinary images of the
was working as a Psychotherapist in her images because, on an earlier them available for sale at town created by the owner,
Wales. tavira was a place of calm pass, a car, a moto, or some other a local bookshop, a lura
where she could come to unwind, object would be impeding her view. dos livros. in July of 2005 at Jane Gibbin, but also the
and as she spent more time here she as time passed, and as older homes the tavira book Fair, i was proud ever changing collection of
began to rediscover her artistic roots. were bought up and torn down to make and pleased to provide Jane with
combining a talent for photography, way for more modern residences, a very public venue from which to beautiful things ethically
and a love of small architectural Jane was dismayed to discover, too launch her venture, Portas de tavira. sourced from Portugal and
details, she would wander the streets often, that the only thing remaining of the images were an immediate
around the world.
of tavira photographing the doors, many of these antique details, were success... not only did tourists
windows, tiles and trim designs of the photos she had taken. appreciate the beauty of these
Casa das Portas, Rua Dr Augusto Silva Carvalho, 3, 8800-324, TAVIRA, Portugal
houses all over town. to help fund what started out as a lightweight souvenirs, the people Telephone: +351 281 321 025 email for orders and information: firstname.lastname@example.org
setting off early in the day before hobby but had become a mission of tavira themselves quickly
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A taste of
An organic farm shop with a difference HARlEys Photograph gary Sutherland
opens near Castro Marim.
e in the uK, and
some other european
countries, are very aware
about organic farming
and the benefits it can bring, not
converted into houses for people
to stay at, enjoying a more relaxed
and varied holiday, whilst enjoying
the local wildlife which is associated
with organic farming. and with the
light up Tavira
Tavira’s first ever Harley Davidson Convention
only to our health, but also to the Quinta da Fornalha being situated
environment we live in, with better in an area, surrounded by nature organised by the Algarve Chapter of the Harley Monte Novo Faz Fato
tasting food. but now we have the
chance to enjoy those benefits here,
reserves, the visitor always has
something to see.
Owners' Group (HOG), attracted over 200 bikes. Tel 912 827 058
Open 11-30 till late
in the east algarve, with the services as an addition to the more traditional he gleaming, customised the next major motorcycle event on
offered by the new venture set up in side of the farm, the cafe is having machines created the calender is the Faro international
from 5-30 pm
castro marim. evening events, which will include tremendous interest from rally on the 15th/18th July that
the Quinta da Fornahla is an live music nights and film nights. both young and old. an aerial annually attracts over 30,000 bikers
organic farm shop with a difference. here you will be able to watch, or acrobatic display by light aircraft and visitors. www.motoclubefaro.pt
Officially opened this year as a listen to, an evening of entertainment enthralled the crowd whilst a torch STEAK PIES
HOME MADE PIES,
cata-vento which is a cultural and that, as you would expect, is tailored light procession of bikes paraded
STEAK & KIDNEY, CHICKEN &
recreational association, the Quinta around the farm's concept of a more
through tavira’s historic centre and MUSHROOM, CORNISH PASTIES
has been producing food, in the cultural way of thinking. over the bridges on the saturday LAMB CURRY, CHICKEN
natural way, for over three decades, currently the farm shop is selling a JUNE EVENTS evening. mark stephens, who has
in or take away
and now is officially a member of variety of produce, ranging from fig 8/6 22/6 Poetry night lived in the algarve for thirty years,
/Fish & chips
the system agricultura biologica. as jams, quince jellies, rock salt, herbs, was delighted with the turnout.
10/6 24/6 Jam session, free drinks /salmon/steaks
a family run farm the concept has olive oil, dried figs and fig truffles for musicians “We are very social animals and
been to bring together farming and and, for those who enjoy a tipple, next February will celebrate our THURSDAY MORNING
tourism, offering people who visit, a there is even aguardente de figo, all 11/6 18/6 25/6 DJ set
10th anniversary. We recently had TIME
chance to experience the traditional of which is available every day in the 12/6 19/6 26/6 Live concerts a wonderful weekend at the sevilla For children's charity
Portuguese way of life first hand. shop. also there are freshly grown 7/6 14/6 21/6 28/6 Dinner with a horse Fair”. the algarve chapter
Saturday Portuguese lessons
there is a restaurant which offers vegetables from muddyhands documentary film , Algarve and the has over sixty members and tavira
11am to 1pm
food and drink with a relaxed available on saturdays between
sea, fishermen of the sea, Tuna fish, camara has given its backing to the
atmosphere, and a farm shop, in 10.00am and 2.00pm. retrospective 2009 event for future years.
which you can purchase fresh, For more details and directions, 9/6 16/6 23/6 30/6 Cinemusic, showing
locally grown, organic produce. contact mark o'Shaughnessy Hard Days Night, Control-Joy Division, For further information: tel. 913 684
also, there are a number of small on 963 905 615, or email mark. Woodstock, Pink Floyd live 477 or email: tavira@algarvechapter.
farm buildings, that have been email@example.com com
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10 Tips to help
protect your teeth
1 Brush Correctly. brush your teeth
for 3 minutes. When you brush,
position the head of the toothbrush
6 don't smoke. smokers are 4
times more likely to develop gum
disease than non smokers.
toward your gums at a 45 degree don't clinch or grind teeth.
angle. move the brush back and forth the pressure from clinching or
gently in short strokes. grinding can add an additional 250
2 eat teeth damaging foods
sparingly. Popcorn kernels, ice
pounds of pressure per square inch
of teeth. clinching and grinding
lollies, and ice cubes can crack your causes premature receding of gums
teeth. carbonated drinks erode tooth and accelerates gum disease.
enamel. coffee and tea stain your Know the side effects of
teeth. medicines. side effects of some
3 Floss daily. a simple, but highly
effective way to healthy teeth.
medicines indirectly affect your
4 invest in an electronic
toothbrush. 9 don't ignore other health
problems. some stomach
5 use your teeth only for chewing conditions can erode tooth enamel.
with Cristina Duarte 10
food. cracking nut shells, See a dentist twice a year.
chewing pen caps and tearing off a dentist can detect dental
clothing tags can crack enamel, problems, and fix them before they
dislodge fillings or loosen teeth. get worse.
Our health expert Gareth Bullock meets available at the raposeiras tennis
Cristina, and finds out more about her work. club? When will they open?
the raposeiras tennis club is a very Physiotherapist
nice place at the top of the hill, in Rehabilitation
his month i had a very explain more about reiki please. peace, joy…very often, i mix different bordeira, and all the treatments are
interesting few hours learning
all about reiki and ayurvedic
reiki is the Japanese word for
“universal energy”. it’s a technique
techniques of massage, spiritual
healing, etc. in the same treatment,
available there. the treatment room
just opened in may, and everyone is OsteOpathy Trainer
massage. i am still looking for stress reduction and relaxation, so the most important is what the very welcome there. You can have For muscular and articular
to introduce more professionals to which also promotes a healing energy patient needs, not the protocol… tennis lessons, get a massage, have problems, treated by
harmonising and resetting the ced. Profissional c-022387072
these pages, so if you want to see working on every level – physically What do you have the most a coffee. it is a great place to be. tm. 933 887 980
yourself on these pages, just make and emotionally. success in treating? What do treatments with you body’s structure.
contact with me (details at the end of
this interview). anything to do with
What does reiki treat really well?
it is very effective with stress and
maybe neck and back pains, muscle
tension, stress and depression
the treatments cost around 50€ CraniOsaCral
health that will be interesting to our
readers will be considered. enjoy the
depression, for example, because it
helps to balance the emotional body.
What changes in the body that
makes reiki so effective?
So how do people contact you?
best is to call me on 914 069 719.
therapy Pre-and postoperative
warmer weather and remember to
always use sun cream.
it can help with physical problems
too, because it accelerates the body’s
as a very subtle energy, reiki
works gently in the body, balancing
Massage all muscle, skeletal
thank you cristina, i hope our
healing process. reiki is a loving the chakras (energy centres) and readers find treatments with you as serviCe and or joint problems
What is your name? energy we receive from the universe, removing the blockages which interesting and satisfying as many •All massages are performed by
i’m cristina duarte and i should say it gives us what we create illness.i think reiki is also have from the therapists introduced health professionals using biologic sports injuries
essential oils for aromatherapy
Where do you originally come are prepared to accept from it. very welcome now, because it helps on these pages.
from? What is ayurvedic massage? us to deal in a different way with
•Swedish massage,Quiromassage, lymphatic drainage
i’m originally from the north of ayurveda translates as “knowledge all the challenges we have to face, Please make contact with me if •Lymphatic drainage, Traditional nEW: neuromuscular
Portugal, near Porto. of life” and is an ancient system of and it reminds us that the spiritual you would like to be featured on Thai massage,
how long have you lived in the dimension of life should not be
healing practiced in india for over these pages. the east algarve •Local massage for legs and feet or
algarve? 5000 years. this massage can ignored. magazine is a very popular neck back and shoulders.
i’ve been living in the algarve for 20 improve relaxation, flexibility, blood Where can people have treatments magazine and reaches a very cLInIcS:
years. circulation…, leaving us feeling with you? large audience, so is the perfect
housevisits: mobile practice
What languages do you speak? relaxed and rejuvenated. i work in different places, most of medium for getting yourself ilse Brenner colina verde, sitio de maragota
Portuguese, of course, French, What makes you and treatments them in the loulé area, and i also do known. Follow up a feature with tel: 919 660 211 or
santa barbara de nexe
english (not perfect) and spanish. with you different from all the rest? home visits. We have just opened a couple of adverts and see your 963 706 624
Quinta do lago
What treatments do you offer? not easy to answer that…in fact, i a treatment room at the tennis club business really take off. in the Centre OF tavira
speaking 4 languages
reiki, shamballa and different try to help others to reach the same i raposeiras. Call me gareth Bullock on Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
massages, like ayurvedic massage wish for myself, as balance, harmony, tell me more about the treatments 912540071.
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usage of the bluetooth technology. mobile phone. and every step within
to introduce further improvements the process can be done hands-free. eastern, central &
to the already amazing features What is more advantageous in the Western algarve
of modern hearing instruments, use of bluetooth in hearing aids is
manufacturers have invested a that such hearing devices are made
considerable amount of money more efficient and more effective.
With the advent of Bluetooth hearing aids, it is now possible and effort in the research and Yes, the user can hardly distinguish
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A visit to Pego do Inferno
Written by Chris Wright
he algarve is known the world reconstruct the geologic history of legend that tells of a team of oxen, walkways & bridges. there are picnic and the elusive least weasel. Whilst can either return the way you have
over for its sun, sea & sand this fascinating area. in the more who with their handlers, fell into the areas and, in summer, a small kiosk many people enjoy Pego do inferno, come or continue on, crossing a
but, some seven kilometres recent Pleistocene geological pool never to be seen again. another is open for the sale of refreshments, very few are aware of the quieter small ford, to a tarmac road. turn left
north-west of tavira, are period of over 50,000 years ago, legend refers to the existence of when the pool is a great favourite but equally impressive falls just a and continue to the next crossroads
the less well known cooling fresh the rock formations were created tunnels linking it to the rivers Gilão with families who enjoy swimming short walk away. leave your vehicle and turn left again back to the car
waters of Pego do inferno, literally by the interaction of the waters, and Guadiana. today the peace in the crystal clear waters. spring in the car park and return the way park. total distance is approximately
translated as hell’s Pool. travelling rich in calcium bicarbonate, and the and tranquillity surrounding these and autumn, after the rains, are the you have come but carry straight on 2.5 kms.
out of tavira on the cachopo road, sediment washed down from the waters give the visitor a chance best times to enjoy the spectacle at the ‘t’ junction. Follow the track
you are soon immersed in the rural mountains. From fossilised remains to savour an eco-system that has of the waterfall when you may be with its lemon trees on either side hoW to get there
life as it probably was over fifty years it is clear that hippopotamus, bison evolved over many centuries. the lucky enough to see a kingfisher, cirl for approximately one kilometre. From the motorway (a22) take the
ago. Orange groves abound, whilst and rhinoceros once roamed these area is a wonderful example of the bunting, common waxbill or cetti’s after passing Quinta bonita on your tavira exit. at the first roundabout
the local inhabitants still harvest the lands. the well documented Pego fertile barracol mountain vista with warbler. You might also catch sight right take the track that bears to the take the 3rd exit to santa margarida.
tall bamboo canes that spread out do inferno waterfall is but a small its luxuriant landscape of wild grape, of the common toad, marbled newt, left. in a few hundred metres look to after a few hundred metres turn left
along the river bank. part of the two kilometres series of european dewberry, wild olive and small salamander, moorish gecko your right where the waters cascade and follow the winding road for 3
along the valley of asseca you can waterfalls which are part of the river bay laurel. until a few years Pego and the mediterranean pond turtle. over the impressive rock formations. kms. continue over the crossroads
find different types of sedimentary that finally flows into the river Gilão. do inferno was only accessible by in terms of mammals the area is an ideal spot in summer for a quiet to your destination. From tavira take
rocks that allow us to go back the mystical Pego do inferno may trekking up the river valley but can home to the mole, algerian mouse, picnic while bathing one’s feet in the the cachopo road for 4 kms and
nearly 320 million years in time to derive its name from the ancient now be reached by a series of wooden dormouse, hedgehog, brown hare cool mountain water. refreshed, you follow the signs.
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ou have your quotes from quote should get the job? Perhaps your questions should include but
three potential builders, so your cheapest quote has a habit are not limited to:
Bringing style into any home,
whatever your requirements or
budget. From a coffee table to a
choosing the one you are
going to trust with your re-
modelling, new garage, extension
of adding the dreaded extras on to
his final bill, where as your second
quote does not. Perhaps your
1 how would you rate your
experience with this builder?
how did you rate the builder’s
complete furniture pack. INCLUDE
DELIVERY, etc. should be easy, shouldn’t it? dearest quote always finishes his communication skills?
Monday to Friday, 10am - 6pm
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unfortunately most homeowners
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what you should be doing next,
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from each of the three references,
just to confirm that the work was
carried out, and your builder hasn’t
3 Was the work finished on time?
if not, why? reasons outside
of builder’s control such as bad
to run smoothly (what’s the most just given you the phone numbers of weather should be ignored.
important? You will find the answer
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Write down your questions before 4 did the final bill match the original
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When asking a builder for a quote,
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of each builder, and you will be able
5 have you had to call him back to
correct any faults? if so, was the
work done promptly?
and phone number of the job he
is currently working on as well as
to spot any patterns emerging. using
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the last two jobs completed. if you
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in a column to the left, and divide
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the trumpet Creeper
what to (Tecoma capensis) Bougainvillea
grow in a appear in the spring during a short on. but will come back in spring. Will
blooming season. this central Cape honeysuckle (Tecoma need to be tied to arbour, initially. it
american native tolerates drought capensis) is among the very best can also be grown as a shrub.
extremely well but it can be very climbing plants to use on pergolas Wisteria (Wisteria floribunda) is
invasive and difficult to eradicate and arbours in hot, dry climates. long-lived and produces impressive
once it is established. this south african native needs amounts of blooms in lilac, white,
lilac vine (Hardenbergia violacea) little water to maintain its luxurious blue, and lavender-pink in summer.
is one of our personal favourites growth all summer long. and grow better yet, it needs only moderate
because it blooms in late Winter to it does -- climbing to as much as water and tolerates alkaline soil. You
early spring -- which is summer 25 feet in one season! because it may have to add chelated iron if the
If you're loking for some inspiration and early Fall in its native australia. is both beautiful and a sun-lover, plants develop chlorosis, a condition
for what to plant this summer, Mark lovely purple flowers -- almost wholesale nurseries have developed where the leaves turn yellow but the
wisteria-like-- announce that spring new hybrids with a variety of yellows veins stay green. needs frequent
O'Shaughnessy gives us some ideas. is coming. needs moderate water, and orange blossoms. new growth pruning to train into shape, but not
partial shade and a trellis to climb may suffer damage in cold winters, much fertilizer.
his question has been asked occur 30 – 45 degrees latitude in and can become invasive, it is best
by many a keen gardener in the northern hemisphere and 30 – planted in a large container beside
england about what plant 40 degrees latitude in the southern the trellis or arbour. it is tolerant of a
can we grow in a hot, dry hemisphere although, as mentioned variety of soil conditions and of heat
climate. this month i will deal with above, areas of Portugal, england, and cold. needs moderate water in
some climbers we can grow and all california, australia, new Zealand summer.
of these are available to buy from and south africa may have climates hall’s honeysuckle (Loncera
your local nurseries although you described as mediterranean due to japponica) is another vine with
might need to search a little harder the position of the Gulf stream. trumpet shaped flowers that does
for some of them, but they are worth Growing climbers in a mediterranean very well in the desert. like the three
the effort. climate we have already listed, it grows fast,
the term mediterranean is used to how refreshing it is to sit under an fast, fast. it can be invasive, but its
describe the climate synonymous arbour on a hot summer morning fragrance is heavenly in the spring
with the region surrounding the under a canopy of leafy vines! and and early summer! tolerates poor
mediterranean sea although it if these vines produce gorgeous, soil conditions, hot weather, and
is not exclusive to this region; fragrant flowers or delicious grapes needs little to moderate water. it
mediterranean climates are found as well as cooling shade-- well, all should be cut back in winter.
in Portugal, california, australia, the better. You may, in fact, find Clematis. With proper care the fast-
new Zealand, england and south that the temperature under a shady growing clematis will grow in a hot,
africa, in addition to the ‘true’ arbour is about 10 degrees F. cooler dry climate. Plant it by a trellis in a
mediterranean regions of spain, than sunny areas of your garden. sheltered corner and keep the roots
France, italy, Greece and turkey. the Pink trumpet vine (Podranea cool. tip: place a large flat rock or
What is a mediterranean climate? ricasoliana) is a south african native piece of tile over the root zone so the
a mediterranean climate is made that loves the sun and heat. it grows soil beneath does not become hot.
up of a long, hot summer with little slowly at first and must be tied to needs ample water. in winter it may
rainfall and a mild, rainy winter; the arbour or trellis. but as it grows look dead, but it is not, as spring
however, the amount of rainfall older its growth speeds up. needs weather will prove.
in a particular region may vary moderate water. Plant Cat’s Claw (Macfadyena
considerably and some countries the trumpet Creeper (Campsis unguis-cati) and stand back! this
may experience colder and wetter radicans) from the eastern u.s. is a vine will grow up and over a three
winters than others, although both self-attaching vine with bright yellow story building in no time. it self-
regions may be described as having and orange blossoms. this vine can attaches, even to sizzling hot walls,
a mediterranean climate. grow as much 40 feet in one year! to create a tracery of delicate green
typical mediterranean eco-systems because it is such a vigorous grower vines and leaves. Yellow flowers
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Bougainvillea grows beautifully in strategic pruning and constant soil can be either a ground cover or
the warm-winter areas providing moisture in the spring to produce vigorous climbing vine -- or both.
summer-long brilliant color in reds, ample fruit. they are, however, it is a fast grower that will climb up
pinks, golds and oranges. can be drought tolerant if producing an and over anything in its way. While it
BEm-VINDO • WELCOmE
grown as an annual in areas where abundance of grapes is not your needs little water once established,
winter temperatures fall below 30 goal. Gravelly, fast draining soil is this native of north africa and the
F. new shrub forms suitable for important. canary islands needs some shade
planters are now available. low For more about grapes suitable for in the afternoon; its large dark green
water usage once established. note: your garden, visit your local nursery leaves may sunburn.
take special care not to disturb the or go on a wine-sampling road trip to the more delicate english ivy
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well in a hot, dry climate, weather.
including the ‘thompson i hope this gives you some
seedless’, ‘Golden muscat’ inspiration to try some
and the ‘alden’. the of these climbers in your
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some shade because its
will help add some more
leaves will sunburn. colour to the garden with
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14 year-old brother Fred who flew revieW of the season. Jorge costa said,
over from manchester especially for the expat group produce their “i’ve had two wonderful years here
the game. their grandmother Pam own football programme and it but there are new challenges i wish
Pardo, who with her husband Zé was recently featured in the 72 to pursue”. Fans will be forever
runs the restaurante Fonte nova page FOOtball PrOGramme grateful to him as he led the team to
in Pechão, said, “they are avid mOnthlY. the magazine, the 2nd division title in 2009.
Olhanense fans and couldn’t miss circulated worldwide, has a section
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in congelton, cheshire at 5.00am by chris ashbridge. the magazine olhanenSe memBerShiP
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the monday morning. i think they‘ve bit, an english language programme tony mchale was so impressed Protect-A-Child Pool Fencing is a strong,tight woven
used up all their pocket money issued by sc Olhanense recently with the membership system in mesh fence which prevents tiny fingers or toes from
for the next six months but they promoted to Portugal’s top division. operation at the Olhão based club climbing. The fence also conforms to any pool shape
had a tremendous time”. centre- the programme contains editorial of that he sent details to torquay
and is completely rustproof and maintenance free.
forward djalmir got the all important varying length including international united who play in the english
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two teams from the algarve have given that exact attendances are having to pay everything upfront
featured in the top flight. the last hard to find in the Portuguese press. for a season ticket. rob stanley, lugarDe designs and creates wooden garden
game of the season at P.Ferriera, in all, a unique type of programme”. stadium manager at torquay’s houses, log cabins, verandas and garages for
in north Portugal, resulted in a 2-2 clubs in Portugal do not produce Plainmoor Ground said, “We are the extra storage in a wide variety of models and
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scoring the all important goals. the football papers - bola, record & O such a scheme. the feedback i have to meet their own specific demands.
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from injury. his strike rate was programmes for the matches in the idea coming to fruition with products at acceptable prices.
bettered only by cardozo (benfica) against benfica, Porto & sporting the information he supplied and i
and Falcao (Porto). Over 300 guests have even appeared on e-bay! am very grateful to him”.
helped Olhanense celebrate its 98th
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prestigious ria shopping centre. World CuP •PReFAbRICATed SWIMMInG PooLS LeSS
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following the team. a large cheer 1966 finals, when north Korea raced into a 3-0 lead but were finally beaten •WHIRLPooLS And SPAS.
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many away trips including the serbia, australia & Ghana but will the loss of ballack prove crucial?
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QUINTA FONTE DO BISPO
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Sat 5th BuddieS raCe night.
7.30pm, spaghetti and meatballs with
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Sat 11th Start oF World CuP
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Sun 12 the first game for england
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during all Portugal and Sat 27 Car Boot Sale
England games at half time
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Sat 3 Country and WeStern
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Sat 10 BuddieS BBQ party 8€ to
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Sun 11 World CuP Final 8.30pm
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Sat 17 July maSKed Summer
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Estombar 125 Guia 2
Lagos Bárbara de Pereiro Santo Estêvão
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