Category Archives: Memories

A very popular but special view over Lisbon

It is probably one of the most known spots for tourists to visit in Lisbon: São Vicente de Fora.  In my university years I used to spend hours in Cerca Moura bar next to this wonderful view. I never noticed how lucky … Continue reading

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Chestnuts street sellers

I love the smell, the taste, the format, the colours and the tradition. I truly hope that these chestnut carts and sellers never disappear from Lisbon streets! São quentes e boas! @ Rua Augusta and Terreiro do Paço.

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In the countryside between old Roman bridges

The north of Portugal is full of roman history and details that transport us easily to the past. Old bridges and old road marks along with more modern but still traditional details create a scenery of peace and natural beauty that … Continue reading

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Caminha, Portugal

In my mind I am still traveling around Portugal, although based now in London. The north of Portugal is full of green, light, tradition, religious items,  specific architectural details, heavy food and of course of gold, lots of gold! Very much … Continue reading

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Little Red Riding Hood goes to the beach…

Although fast approaching 2015, one can still feel Christmas bells all over the place. On these holidays my Little Red Riding Hood went to the beach. And she had fun… In a special corner of Portugal, from where we can see … Continue reading

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Belém and a journey to the past

The Jerónimos Monastery and the Monument of Discoveries are Lisbon landmarks. I feel it is my obligation/duty to start introducing to my children the history of their own country and how Portuguese men were so successful during the course of history. … Continue reading

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Sun and sea @ Cascais

Sun and sea. A full day with lots of energy and good vibes. Casa da Guia in Cascais is a place where you will be able to enjoy a wonderful sea view through the Atlantic, where the land seems to end and … Continue reading

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