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View from a Lisbon Room

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The Ameztoi Txakolina Dinner Party at Aldea

Chef George Mendes at the center of Aldea’s kitchen

Anticipating the arrival of Chef George Mendes’ My Portugal: Recipes and Stories (soon-to-be-released on October 7th), we couldn’t wait for last Monday night’s Ameztoi Txakolina Dinner at… 602 more words


A Wednesday Wander: Love Advice from Porto

From a Wander in Porto, Portugal in February 2007

Lately the internet has been pushing many an article about love and coupling my way- “10 Ways To Know You’re With The Right Person” or “10 Things Happy Couples Do To Stay Together,” etc. 145 more words

Travel & Wanderings

La vie au Portugal - Aout 2014

J’ai passe 2 mois en Algarve, dans le sud du Portugal. C’est une zone tres touristique l’ete, avec des touristes affluant de l’Europe entiere. Ici, c’est soleil assure l’ete, meme si apparemment cet ete, le mois de juillet a ete moins chaud que d’habitude, et l’eau est vraiment froide : 18 degres ! 643 more words


'Tis the Season to Pick Pears

Pear season has begun.  Aah, it brings back happy memories of last year.  “Tomorrow the workers will stop work on your house to go and pick pears all this month,” said the builder. 245 more words