Now, you’ve had your turkey and your Christmas pudding, pulled your crackers, fallen asleep in front of The Wizard of Oz again, and all of a sudden, it’s Boxing Day! Now Boxing Day, as you know, is traditionally the day on which you decide where you’re going on holiday next year. Here at Dolittle Holidays, we’re offering you a little incentive – if you … Read More It’s holiday planning time…
Back in the long hot summer of last year, we told you about finding a well surrounded by willows. So, fast forward to January, and after a pretty rainy winter, the well has filled with water! And not just water, but newt tadpoles, too! Lots of the little blighters! After a bit of online research, we think they may grow up to be Iberian … Read More Well, who’da thought it? Updated.
Para quem perdeu sua casa nos incêndios terríveis aqui no centro de Portugal, temos três tendas em nossas terras que têm camas e são confortáveis. Existe uma cozinha ao ar livre, banheiros compartilhados e um lugar para se sentar, fora do sol. Se você não tem para onde ir, você pode ficar, gratuitamente. Estamos em Moita Negra, perto de Santiago da Guarda, em segurança. … Read More If you have nowhere to go, we can help.
A couple of years ago, your hosts – Ali (her) and Dave (me, see above) were on holiday somewhere in Portugal. We dreamt of a retreat from the pressures of urban living. Comfortable camping in the heart of rural Portugal, exclusively for grown-ups, a sideways move from the tourist traps and the bland blare of identical tour reps. So here it is, the dream … Read More What we’re about
So the tents are up, and we’ve had our first guests. A lovely group of people from our home town of Sheffield! They’ve loved it here – a real get away from it all break. And we went to some new places with them – one of them was the reservoir at Pedrógão Grande – we all went on a dinghy and had a … Read More We’re open!