Liberation DayYesterday in Portugal ⋅ 🌧 9 °C
Today 25 April is Liberation Day also known as Freedom Day ( public holiday) marking the 45th anniversary of the overthrow of the dictatorial fascist government.
We had an interesting walk into Ponte de Lima only 13kms. We managed to dodge the thunderstorms and for the hailstorm we sheltered under a large tree. If we only knew 200m along we could have sheltered in the porch of a chapel.
Ponte de Lima has another important Roman bridge which has been standing for two thousand years which we will cross tomorrow morning as we exit the town. It was enlarged in the 14th century after a change in the river course.Read more