Douro Valley – Porto, or Oporto as some like to call it, is the gateway to the Douro Valley – a mass of beautiful rolling hills with row after row of vines weighted down with bunches of grapes just bursting to be harvested. At the base of the valley lies the Douro River
Do you ever wonder why blogs exist? What fun do people like me actually get from writing about something over and over and what of all that work?
I can’t speak for everybody on some of those questions. What I can do is tell you about one amazing week as a northern blogger and hopefully you’ll see some of the perks.
With 3 days to explore, go to the theatre, attend a wedding and at some point relax our recent visit to Stratford Upon Avon was always going to be hectic, the sudden realization that we’d not booked a table for pre-theatre dinner left us scouring the internet for local eateries.