Visiting Palacio de Pena, or How to Duck Selfies

Brave in a New World Each new, beautiful and coveted place I visit , I find myself increasingly more annoyed by the new millennia selfie taking species. And it’s impossible to not feel some level of dissapointment and annoyance, as you try to duck the pictures of people whose seemingly sole reason for being in … More Visiting Palacio de Pena, or How to Duck Selfies

Basking in Goldilocks Sunshine : Algarve, Portugal

Last year I was off to Portugal again, only this time it 2 girls, having ourselves a little fiesta for my friend’s birthday.Read more…

What was supposed to be a full blown 10-day trip across Portugal was unfortunately cut short by business, which meant I passed the sticks to my friend for the last leg to Lisbon. … More Basking in Goldilocks Sunshine : Algarve, Portugal

Weekend Getaway: Porto on a budget

Portugal is an amazing country for so many reasons, as it embraces all travelers alike: foodies, nature lovers, families or couples, surfers, city trippers or party people.. you’ll all find something to love about Portugal.
And I think it’s (still) fair to say it’ll be the most budget conscious country in all of Western Europe.
I’ll be posting a series of short impressions on different locations in Portugal: Lisbon, Albufeira, Guiamares, Aveiro.. This one is about Porto. … More Weekend Getaway: Porto on a budget