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3 TYPICAL DISHES IN PORTUGAL THAT YOU HAVE TO TRY

It’s been a long time since the last time that we talked about food on the blog. As you may know if you follow us on instagram ( 1,051 more words

Food

Day 90: Porto, Portugal

Ever since that semester of college Portuguese five years ago, I knew I’d like Portugal. But MAN, I loved that country. Porto was easily my favorite city there. 367 more words

Travel

Francesinhas

France-what?… Francesinhas, meaning “little Frenchie”, are probably the most well-known of Porto’s many culinary delights. A calorie-loaded and tricky sandwich to make, it’s well worth the €8.25 we paid for it at… 227 more words

Food

A Tale of Three Dishes Part III

The last of my trilogy in the Tale of Three Dishes of elusive foods from my travels is different from the rest. The other dishes are delicacies I have been unable to replicate. 780 more words

Sadie's Snippets

The Pull of Porto

I’d been dreaming of moving to Spain ever since I got home from my university exchange in 2006. So naturally the first long weekend I got when I finally did move to Madrid, you’d imagine I’d spend it somewhere in Spain, right? 458 more words

Travel

Porto in 48 hours

Seeing as my time in Portugal is drawing to a close, I decided that I would use one of my three remaining weekends in the country to take a spontaneous trip up to Porto, the country’s second-largest city. 1,876 more words

Year Abroad

Francesinha à Rigor

Francesinha é um prato típico da cidade do Porto, em Portugal. É uma sanduíche recheada com linguiça, salsicha fresca, fiambre, carnes frias e bife de carne de vaca, e para finalizar, muitooo queijo, o qual é posteriormente derretido. 620 more words

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