I f**king hate pikeys

Living in the foothills of the Serra de Estrella in central Portugal is supposed to be an idyllic existence – stunning picture postcard scenery, perfect weather all enhanced by friendly and convivial neighbours. Aging donkeys retiring peacefully by the river, toothless old crones carrying bags of washing on their heads. Just the sound of birds… Continue reading I f**king hate pikeys

The sport of kings…

…once a year the sleepy fishing town of Ferrel opens its gates to the world for a week of festivities culminating in the world famous event known simply as the ‘donkey parade’. An ancient tradition that used to see the ‘parade’ run from one end of the town to the other pitting the wits and… Continue reading The sport of kings…