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Today’s WordPress Photo101 Challenge is architecture.

There’s not much in the way of exciting modern architecture where I live, so I’ve chosen a photograph of an old church that has stood for centuries.


Lisboa, Lisabona, Lisbon

One of my biggest problems, knowing three languages, is remembering which word pertains to which language, especially if they sounds the same.

My Spanish friends ask what I’ve been doing lately, and I tell them “Fui a Lisbon”, Seeing that doesn’t work I try “Lisboa”. 615 more words

ALDE Congress Lisbon

The congress of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) this week brought 600 delegates to Lisbon to discuss Reclaiming Liberalism. Though it was the first such gathering since May’s European elections, not too much time was spent looking backwards but rather forwards, as to how we can hone our message on the basis of our liberal principles in a context of growing illiberalism and nationalism. 204 more words

Munchie| Burger Restaurant

Journalists work 24 hours a day, always searching for what is “new”. So when they give us the afternoon off, trust me, we take advantage of it! 201 more words


The magic of Portugal

When planning our week-long vacation, my sister Catherine and I had our first destination decided for us: Spain. As a meeting point for our family, Catherine joined my parents, bother, and I in Barcelona. 1,406 more words


Lisbon, Portugal

 The only things I new about modern Portugal before seeing it were that it is a place for surfers and is also a very popular destination for Ukrainian emigrants.   812 more words