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 …

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 …

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 …

Crossing the German Border

Together with my girlfriend and my best friend we took a shot in crossing the border between Luxembourg and Germany in 2015. We had to park our car before reaching the border, as there are rules on having winter tyres. Read More …

Traveling Abroad for the First Time

The year was 2012, I was still a minor and I wasn’t far from high school graduation. My mother got a call from my school saying I had won a monetary school award for my results. For a 17-year-old boy, Read More …

Losing All Your Travel Photos

It was in the year of 2015, by the month of August, that happened one of the most awful things that I have memory of. My computer broke down, and I was almost 100% certain that it was the hard disk Read More …