Top 5 Things to do in Nis, Serbia

We had been living in Sofia, Bulgaria for over 8 months when we drove for the first time to Serbia, one of Bulgaria’s neighboring countries. If you had told me back in the beginning of 2016 that I would be Read More …

2016 Travel Summary

You know, when you promise to yourself that next year is going to be different? That you’ll put a stop to your stagnant life, that you’ll break your routine, and get a new whole life? For several years I also 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 …

Bulgarian Winter is Coming

I moved to Bulgaria knowing that the toughest struggle would be facing the weather during the winter, however I never expected to start feeling it in the beginning of October. When I first arrived to Bulgaria in the last week 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 …

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 …