Outside of staying in the Cinque Terre, Sintra was hands down my favourite town over the last 2 months of my trip. After taking a day trip here from Lisbon, I knew that one day would not be nearly enough to experience the town and I would end up returning for 3 nights. Sintra became … More Simply Sintra
The sun sets on Porto (November, 2015) When I look back on my three months away there are a few things that stick out to me. One, I had some amazing food. Two, I fell in love with certain places simply by casually walking around with no goal or agenda. Porto just happens to be … More My Favourite Walks: Porto
Just an unrelated picture from some friends in Lisbon In my previous post on 4 things I loved about using Airbnb, I talked about the stand outs for me as I travelled across Europe using this service. In this post, I’d like to focus on at least 4 things to consider/remember while using this service.
Went back to quinta da Regaleira today. Didn’t fall in the water this time!
Porto, viewed from the city Gaia (across the river) How long have you been here? What should I do? What are 3 must do things in Porto? These were all common questions I received at the Yes! Porto Hostel during my 6 night stay in Porto. When people weren’t impressed with my answers the usual … More Porto: What Have You Done?
Not going to try and explain certain pictures here.
The following was all taken in the span of 1.5 hrs while walking through Porto, opposite the riverside: