Tag: Eurovelo 8

Cycling Day 50: 1pm

Slight change of plan (as ever). Both Albufeira & Portimão were inconveniently distant from the lovely N125 so I have pressed on. The latter didn’t look at all appealing from the modern bridge spanning the wide estuary just to one side of the city with a skyline of […]

Cycling Day 50: 10.30am

Just over 25km cycled. Leaving Faro involved snaking through back roads but I was eventually allowed back onto the N125. Not that there is much joy on this road; poor surface, heavy traffic, no real view… But it’s a necessary evil. I’ll pause for coffee in Albufeira at […]