Category Archive: Portugal

Photography Essay: Beach Sunsets #2

Summer is gone and Fall is right upon us. However, luckily, here in Portugal, days are still long and sunny and so that, I have been spending quite a few time at the… Continue reading

Ultimate Porto Bucket List: 15 Things To Do

Porto, also known as Oporto, is an enchanting and enchanted city at the same time. Although it’s located just 300 kilometers and around two hours and an half from Lisbon, the differences between… Continue reading

Photography Essay: Beach Sunsets #1

Summer has finally arrived and it brought those long days relaxing and having fun at the beach. One of my favorite parts of those days is watching the sun slowly setting over the… Continue reading

Visiting Lisbon? Give up of your heels

A couple of days ago, I watched an interview to a Portuguese actress in which she told the interviewer that being a woman in Lisbon is much more difficult than being an woman… Continue reading

Porto Day Trip: the Paiva Walkways

There are a few places near Porto that are already known for being great locations to spend a day out of the city such as the enchanting and enchanted Douro Valley, where you… Continue reading

Peneda-Gerês National Park

Despite the fact that I’m portuguese and that I totally love my country, I never had the chance of heading north and exploring the area between the Douro Valley and the spanish border,… Continue reading

Marvão: the pearl of northern Alentejo

If I had to choose one word to define my country, Portugal, I would probably choose ‘picturesque’. In fact, in Portugal, everything is picturesque, from tiny villages to big cities. And I think… Continue reading