Iberian Peninsula: Boom in Eco-Sites

Portugal, Spain and the Basque Country are overflowing with eco-communities. They come in all shapes and sizes, from the North to the South, centred around varying interests, there’s something to suit everyone! These communities collaborate on large-scale projects: an alternative, free education network, a permaculture cooperative and even a bartering Read More >>>

14 years since big fires in South Portugal – what has changed?

  Gonçalo Ribeiro Telles: This interview is 14 years old but could have been given today original article in portuguese.: by ALEXANDRA CORREIA . In the first 15 days of August 2003, about 300,000 hectares were burned in our country. The strong fires of Oleiros, Sertã and Aljezur made the headlines Read More >>>
Alentejo 2020

What is Alentejo 2020?

The Alentejo 2020 Regional Operational Programme (ROP) is the main funding instrument available to the region for the implementation of its development strategy in the period 2014-2020.   ROP Alentejo will receive €1082.9m from EU funds: €898.2m (ERDF) and €184.7m (European Social Fund). 10 strategic priorities have been established within Read More >>>
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Pet Sitting Vila Nova de Milfontes / Almograve / Odemira Dog Shelter Odemira HELP AND WALK THE DOGS – Tercas & Quartas / Tuesdays and Wednesdays @Odemira, Dog Shelter – UNITED PAWS PORTUGAL Did you know that we have a dog shelter in Odemira? They are looking for support – you can Read More >>>


  Thai & Ayurvedic Massage, Energy Work & Channeling, Retreats Pola Vida, Sao Luis Ayurvedic Massage Larissa van der Howe, Aldeia das Amoreiras Traditional Chinese Medicine Humberto Tomás, Sao Luis   Egyptian Emotional Clearing Technique Vale de Madeira near Pereiro Grande. “A profound Inner Vision Quest and a powerful tool Read More >>>


CASA DOS AMIGOS Alentejo, Pereiro Grande, Odemira CREATE SUSTAINABLE LIVING SYSTEMS fb: Casa-dos-Amigos-Alentejo Looking for dedicated people to join the project – permaculture, eco constructions, sustainable energy, community and healing. Also for short- and longterm stay, or for taking a healing time in a quiet retreat space. Living in caravans, yurt, Read More >>>
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Markets and Fairs – Alentejo

Município Freguesia Village Date Market / Fair Location Alcácer do Sal Alcácer do Sal Alcácer do Sal 31 March Flea Market Largo dos Açougues Alcácer do Sal Alcácer do Sal Alcácer do Sal 1st Saturday of the month Monthly Market Parque de Feiras e Exposições Alcácer do Sal Alcácer do Read More >>>

Festas, Festivals, Gatherings

 Every year in November – December – January in different villages of the ODEMIRA Muncipality 11 de Fevereiro – 1 de Julho / Almodovar, Odemira, Santiago de Cacém, Castro Verde,Serpa, Ferreira do Alentejo, Sines, Beja TERRAS SEM SOMBRA – Festival de Música Sacra do Baixo Alentejo 13.ª edição Do Espiritual Na Read More >>>