A travel blog from a couple that uprooted and moved to Portugal.

Started in August 2020 after eventually making it from the UK to Portugal, we decided to create a place to share our travel experiences. As we navigate the Portuguese residency experience, we hope also to share our trials and tribulations for those also thinking of making the move to the land of sun, sea and Pastéis de Natas!

Latest Posts

Simple and Fee Free Ways to Access Your Money While Abroad – Or At Least How We Manage…

We all know how expensive it can be when you’re away travelling. Why not save yourself some pennies (and hassle) by making the way you spend money and withdraw cash abroad a streamlined process. We should note that we’ve been in Portugal for over 6 months now and haven’t had to open a Portuguese bankContinue reading “Simple and Fee Free Ways to Access Your Money While Abroad – Or At Least How We Manage…”

Cooking Clams ‘Bulhão Pato’ – Portuguese Recipes

So as COVID-19 cases surge all across Europe we have also been experiencing higher cases here in Portugal. Portugal did really well to contain the spread during the first wave and deaths were much lower than its neighbouring countries. However as cooler weather arrives the country is seeing higher cases now and particularly in theContinue reading “Cooking Clams ‘Bulhão Pato’ – Portuguese Recipes”

(Some Of The) Best Equipment To Keep You Fit When Travelling

I’m a huge advocate of bodyweight strength and core training but sometimes it’s nice to add a bit of variety to your workouts!  The gym can help as it gives access to equipment like Kettlebells, Boxes, Dumbbells and other ‘fancy’ equipment. What hawever do you do when you are on your holibobs or away travelling? Continue reading “(Some Of The) Best Equipment To Keep You Fit When Travelling”


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About Alys and Nathan

Hi, Alys and Nathan here. Became a duo in 2012 at Aberystwyth University. To be joined in matrimony in 2021. Love all things travel, food, drink & fitness. Moved to Portugal, filling you in on our discoveries along the way…