Category Archives: Portugal

Novo Ano, Nova Vida

Entre todas as mudanças dos últimos meses, uma foi a mudança de casa. Continue reading

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New Year, New Life

Among the changes of the past six months or more was a change of house. Continue reading

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The Café and Delicatessen Linha 22

A new cafe has opened on Rua dos Clerigos which, like the electric tram for which it is named, is compact but very pleasant and a good way to learn more about Porto. Continue reading

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O Café e Mercearia Linha 22

Abriu um novo café na Rua dos Clerigos que como o electrico para quem é nomeado, é compacto mas muito agradável, e é uma boa maneira de saber mais sobre o Porto. Continue reading

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The Great Bacalhau Experiment

I always wanted to try to cook bacalhau, the dried salted cod beloved of the Portuguese. Now’s my chance. Continue reading

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Mux Again

Mateus Nicolau de Almeida hosted a tasting and dinner at Deck Foz in Porto. Excellent food well paired with Mateus’ wonderful Muxagat Vinhos wines. Continue reading

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Gaia’s Newest Tasting Room

Quevedo Port Wines open a charming and cheerful tasting room in Gaia. Continue reading

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A Perfect Sunday: Mercearia Criativa

Mercearia Criativa in Lisbon is a bijoux delicatessen and wine shop, offering a wonderfully curated selection of fresh baked goods, store cupboard staples and organic fresh produce. Continue reading

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Wandering Lisbon

My wanderings in LIsboa one morning led me down a street of intriguing shops. Continue reading

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Lisboa Find: Kolovrat 79

An exceptional fashion store which supports all kinds of artistic endeavours – Lidija Kolovrat, in Lisbon. Continue reading

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