We want better wifi.

We want better wifi.

I stay in hotels more than 300 nights a year and I am amazed and disappointed how many upscale hotels still have really bad wifi connections at their place. In these modern times, having a good wifi connection is extremely important to business travelers and holiday makers wants it too, so if you don’t get better soon, then you will go out of business.

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The castle in Guimaraes.

The castle in Guimaraes.

Guimaraes is located in the very north of Portugal, close to the spanish border, but it was because of a man from Guimaraes, called Afonso Henriques, that Portugal was founded as a nation.

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Hotel Curia Palace.

Hotel Curia Palace.

Tonight I am staying in a hotel in a small portuguese town called Curia. It’s a tiny town in central Portugal that is mostly known for it’s natural springs that has given way to a little bit of spa tourism and in the middle of the whole thing is a giant hotel called Curia Palace, that was build in 1926, during the roaring 20’s.

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Tour cycling in Portugal.

Tour cycling in Portugal.

I have been cycling in Portugal several times over the past 17 years and have covered many parts of the country by bicycle, so here is some general advice about tour cycling in Portugal, seen from my perspective.

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02. May 2016 · 4 comments · Categories: Cycling.
Here I go again on my own with my bike.

Here I go again on my own with my bike.

I have been a solo tour cyclist in more than 30 countries and here are a few of my thoughts about being a solo tour cyclist around the world.

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