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Intra Rail in Portugal – Beira Baixa railway

Hi all! This post will start a series of posts about my “goodbye” to Portugal before I go to the US. As I write this post, I should be taking off from Lisbon in 1 week from now in order to head towards my new life in the US. I know I have a few… Continue reading Intra Rail in Portugal – Beira Baixa railway

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Interview with Sophie from Soph Talks Science

Hi all! This month has been hectic, with lots of cool things at work that take time and the preparation of the move to the US. I am honest, I did not manage to write as I intended because of this, but I am glad that I managed to release the two interviews with other… Continue reading Interview with Sophie from Soph Talks Science

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Winter weekend in São Miguel, Azores, Portugal

Hi all! Here I am writing about past travels. This was a trip I took for 2 full days in the beginning of January in 2016 and was an awesome experience. So, let’s tell a bit of how my trip to São Miguel, an island we all know here in Portugal to be stunning, happened.… Continue reading Winter weekend in São Miguel, Azores, Portugal

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My take on impostor syndrome

Hi! I was planning on writing this post much later in my blog, but I felt so compelled to write this post today. Because things happen and I felt this urge. This will be a very personal post, not overthought, so bear with me through my confession. For who comes from outside the PhD and… Continue reading My take on impostor syndrome

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Interview with Laura from Plant Based Nomads

Hi all! For the first post of the year, I’m starting with the new feature here on the blog, the interviews! I made a call on a Facebook group I’m in to interview fellow travel bloggers who are students like me. Laura from plantbasednomads.com replied and I instantly loved the blog! The design is great for… Continue reading Interview with Laura from Plant Based Nomads

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Happy 2017 – PhD, travel and blogging resolutions!

Hi all! First of all, I wish you a super 2017! Even though 2016 was a pretty good year for me and for some of the closest people to me, I know that it was awful for many people too. So let’s all hope for the best year possible for all. And in case you… Continue reading Happy 2017 – PhD, travel and blogging resolutions!