First thing on the agenda this morning is a trip to Lagos to visit an Osteopath. When we arrived there, we realized that we had left our red bag sitting on the road in front of the car back at our apartment. We sent an email to our AIrbnb host who kindly called the cleaning lady at the apartment and located the bag for us. I was very happy, most of the stuff in the bag could have been replaced, but not my travel journal.
Bob waited for me near the beach which had streets with more great cobblestone designs. We both really liked this one.
Next stop is Farol da Ponta da Piedade. This is an area near Lagos that has a lighthouse, which didn’t seem all that special, but it is situated in a pretty spectacular area. We decide we need to climb down this staircase to see what is down there. There are 191 steps down and of course, 191 steps back up!
This beach has brightly coloured rock cliffs on all sides, and the really red sand you can see in this picture at the base of the stairs was very slippery and stuck to my shoes like glue! I have no idea why, other than it was washed down from the cliffs and was different than the rest of the sand on the beach. I wonder if it is some sort of clay.Bob notices a tunnel that goes right through the base of one of the cliffs so we walk through it and discover another beach area.
On the way home I manage to snap a couple photos of some street art. I’ve seen some really interesting stuff, but most of the time we have pased it before I can get a photo. Traffic was a bit backed up so I managed to get these two pictures.
We leave for Seville, Spain in the morning, so we tidy up the apartment and pack most of our stuff tonight. We are hoping for an earlier start tomorrow.