Calico Ghost Town

We were crossing the Mojave Desert in California on our way back from Las Vegas, Nevada when we saw a sign with the words “Calico Ghost Town”. It aroused our curiosity and we couldn’t ignore it, we turned right and we Read More …

How I Became an Expat in Bulgaria

Life is full of surprises, and you never know what is waiting for you right around the corner. Let me tell you a little bit more about my story, and how I moved from Lisbon, one of the most touristic towns in the world, Read More …

Bike Sharing in Thessaloniki

Greece has one of the most developed bike sharing systems in Europe. During my weekend getaway in Thessaloniki in the beginning of August, one of the first things I noticed as soon as I arrived was “Thessbike”. The name is Read More …

Good Morning Thessaloniki

Good morning Thessaloniki! That was our first thought as soon as we arrived to Greece’s second largest city…. Thessaloniki! We had just come from Sofia, Bulgaria and we had been on the train for 7 hours straight, we were lucky Read More …

Feel the Magic of Vitosha Mountain

Located south from Sofia, Bulgaria there is a mountain named Vitosha, one of the many symbols of the city and one of the most attractive places to practice winter sports. This piece of wonder is quite easy to reach and its Read More …

Hiking the Seven Rila Lakes in Bulgaria

The Seven Lakes of Rila are the most famous group of Lakes in Bulgaria, located 80 Km south from Sofia. I had heard about this place but I had no idea it was as beautiful as it really is. The Read More …

Arrival in Sofia

It was 4a.m of Saturday when I finally arrived to Sofia, Bulgaria, after 2 flights and a long connection of over 5 hours in Barcelona, Spain. This was my first one way flight. I arrived to Elata Plaza Business Hotel Read More …

Packing for a Permanent Relocation

As I’ve told you in my previous post, I’m moving to Sofia, Bulgaria to live and work there for an undetermined time, and one of the most difficult things is to choose what to leave behind and what to take Read More …

Emigrating to Bulgaria from Portugal

This is a whole beginning for me. Leaving most of my belongings, my family and even one of my pets behind. In fact, neither my guitars nor my bicycle are coming with me. I quit my job last wednesday after Read More …

Brussels Card – The Easiest Way to Explore Brussels

If you’re thinking of traveling to Belgium and spend a nice time in Brussels, I suggest you the Brussels Card! I found out about this brilliant card when I was doing my homework on what to see, museums to visit Read More …