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Profile: The Bracelet Seller

The stones that line the streets in Lisbon are as black and white as it’s people. It’s full of diversity but I am not sure of it’s equity. 993 more words

Travel

Visit to the Lisbon Zoo!


My children, like the majority of the children, love animals and their surroundings. They are fascinated by some species like lions, snakes and elephants..As they finished school with very good results,  I promised a visit to a zoo when on holidays. 134 more words

Family

countdown - 15 days

The amazing weather from the last post? Gone. Now pouring rain like it’s February. But it’s bittersweet. I was sleeping on the couch, recovering from jetlag from our recent trip to Portugal and Spain, and woke up to the smells and sound of rain. 146 more words

Seattle

Azores - best mistake ever

Lots of tourists, especially Gringo tourists, shopping centers, resorts, sky high prices and so on… That’s the kinda thing I was expecting from the Azores. What actually welcomed me were cows, flowers and sea gulls. 813 more words

Hitchhiking

Why Do I Love Portugal So Much?

I first really read about Portugal in 2006. I had a gift certificate – they give those out at Christmas – to Indigo. If you’re reading this in 2030, Indigo was a chain of bookstores and a meeting place for the fake-sophisticated that was erased by the Internet and Amazon. 935 more words

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