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Little Portugal in East Cambridge, Massachusetts

Hi all! It’s been a week already that I moved to the USA and the walking can’t stop! I know I will be much busier with work very soon, but this month I want to get to know Boston and Cambridge as much as possible. Well, as long as the snow permits. I must think I’m… Continue reading Little Portugal in East Cambridge, Massachusetts

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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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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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A day exploring the Route of the Romanesque, Portugal

Hi all! I have my backpack already all geared up for my trip to Belgium tomorrow! Super excited! However, I see that you have been enjoying my tips about trips in Portugal that you can do without a car and it’s my duty to talk about another nice trip I did in December (2014). Let’s find… Continue reading A day exploring the Route of the Romanesque, Portugal

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A budget-friendly weekend in Évora, Portugal

Hi all! We’re full swing with Fall and weather is getting cooler and rainier! Actually most of us can get put off by traveling this time of the year but well, I’m not. I like the feeling of less crowds, more misterious places, and lower prices. The only thing I don’t like is longer nights… Continue reading A budget-friendly weekend in Évora, Portugal

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Aldeia da Mata Pequena, Portugal

Hi! Keeping on the theme of traveling close to home and in the Oeste (West) region of Portugal, I was super curious to check out a recent rural tourism venture, Aldeia da Mata Pequena. This village used to be completely isolated, without water or roads, and the houses were in ruins. The houses were recovered… Continue reading Aldeia da Mata Pequena, Portugal

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A sunset stroll in Ericeira, Portugal

Hi! Summer is almost ending and it’s time to recap some favorite short explorations that I do to jazz up my life while keeping up with a busy schedule. I had just gone to a shopping mall and then I thought, it’s such a nice afternoon and the highway leads all the way to Ericeira,… Continue reading A sunset stroll in Ericeira, Portugal

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The end of Europe: Cabo da Roca, Portugal

Hey! So, when you think about the most Western point of Europe, what are your guesses? Greenland? Yes, that’s easy. But about continental Europe, what do you think? Finisterra in Galicia, Spain? No…that’s not. The guess is more south and close to Lisbon. So now I’ll take you through a VERY WINDY but super beautiful… Continue reading The end of Europe: Cabo da Roca, Portugal

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Castelo de São Jorge, Lisbon, Portugal

Hey! Do you like being a tourist in your hometown sometimes and check out those places that you don’t go often to? I sure do! I live in a suburb of Lisbon and I don’t need to go to Lisbon to work so I don’t visit those beautiful places as often as I’d like but… Continue reading Castelo de São Jorge, Lisbon, Portugal

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3 days in Tomar, Portugal

My experience in Bons Sons festival, where I could visit Tomar and the river beach of Aldeia do Mato, Portugal