Jo’s Monday walk 🙂
If you’re a regular visitor to the Algarve, chances are that you will have bypassed Lagoa numerous times. Sitting just off the busy E125 road, it’s not somewhere that you would necessarily make a beeline for. So my husband looked at me askance when I asked if we might visit the town for Mercado de Culturas… A Luz das Velas – the ‘market of cultures… by candlelight’. I had never heard of the festival before, but it was apparently in its 4th year. This year’s theme, Rota de Seda -Silk Road, sounded inviting to me.
After a lazy beach day, we headed along on a sultry Sunday, for the last evening of this 4 day event, not entirely sure what to expect. Looking for parking, our first encounter was a bit of a surprise. Strong sunshine created deep shadows, even at 8 in the evening.
A small park with…
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