Summer Memories of Portugal

It is always good to go back for a visit. Checking how your friends and family are doing. Driving the good old car, through the good old neighborhood where you were born and raised. Eating out at some of your Read More …

6 Months Living in Bulgaria

Exactly six months ago, on the 25th of June I departed from Portugal with no intentions of going back in the near future. With my bags packed and ready to go, my girlfriend and my mom drove me to Lisbon Read More …

Maranhão Dam in Avis, Portugal

There are hundreds of rivers in Portugal and over a hundred dams. Maranhão Dam (in portuguese: Barragem do Maranhão) is just one of the many. Its construction dates back to the 50s and it is located in Avis, Alentejo. It is one Read More …

An Expat Going Home for Vacation

Four months ago I became a Portuguese expat living in Eastern Europe. Last week, I got on a plane back to my hometown, Lisbon, just to say “Hello” to the city I had abandoned, and to visit my beloved family 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 …

Accommodation in Lisbon, Portugal

Even though the fact that Lisbon isn’t one of the cheapest European capital cities, it’s by far one of the most expensive. I’ve received several messages of foreigner people interested in living in the beautiful city of Lisbon, to whom Read More …

Seafood for Dinner in Portugal

Portugal is very well known for its food, and I must say I’ve never eaten so well in other countries like I do in Portugal. We are also very well known for our fish and seafood dishes, which in my Read More …

Solo Bicycle Trip to Costa da Caparica

Distance Cycled: 91.2Km Time Cycled: 5:29:45 (Hour/Min/Sec) Top Speed: 55Km/h (Computer says 83Km/H it’s a mistake). Avg Speed: 16.5 Km/h The Avg Speed is low and the cycling time is high because I walked a lot taking photos, taking a Read More …