We visited the city of Marvao, set upon a hill & surrounded by the old city walls it is a lovely old town with narrow cobbled streets.
We found a nice park up nearby in the grounds of a ruined farm. The ruin stood on a hill & at the bottom was a lake called Barragem de Apartadura. It was a lovely area & was had some nice walks as well as some lazy sunny days. Again there was plenty of wildlife around like this little frog.
We also found that Portugal has many ancient sites including the clapper bridge pictured below & lots of Dolmens.
Southern Portugal was full of storks, we had seen a few returning to the south of Spain fr…