Mon amour: Hiroshima, Mon amour – movie journal #25

This is a poem in a form of a movie. It is a beautiful and intense love story of two days that look like a whole life. This movie is about two souls with sweet voices having a conversation in Hiroshima. She’s French and he’s Japanese living a story of memories and forgetfulness as a… Continue reading Mon amour: Hiroshima, Mon amour – movie journal #25

A rainy day in Sevilla bonita (followed by a sunny afternoon) – travel journal #10

Going to Spain is always a good idea to me. So it doesn't really matter the time of the year that I am going there, even if it is on a rainy season. There, the weather isn't an issue to me at all. Especially in Andalucía, which is a region I have a fondness for since… Continue reading A rainy day in Sevilla bonita (followed by a sunny afternoon) – travel journal #10

Lago di Como – Varenna & Bellagio – travel journal #9

When you go to Lombardia it is almost mandatory to visit Lago di Como (Lake Como), one of the most beautiful and known lakes in Europe. The lake is shaped like inverted Y. Along the lakeshore there are quite a few different small villages and all of them are stunning. So, the next day after… Continue reading Lago di Como – Varenna & Bellagio – travel journal #9

Bergamo, a Northern Italy pearl – travel journal #8

This was my first time in northern Italy. Bergamo is small city located northeast of Milan in the Lombardia region. Bergamo is divided in two parts: Città Bassa, and Città Alta. Città Bassa (downtown or town below) is the modern part of the city, which lays in a plain and where all the new facilities (e.g.… Continue reading Bergamo, a Northern Italy pearl – travel journal #8

Portugal, Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast trip – Part II – travel journal #7

Zambujeira do Mar After leaving the zone of Vila Nova de Milfontes, our first day began by visiting the village of Zambujeira do Mar in the morning. We went straight to an amazing spot that allowed us to have a wide view over the beach. It was breathtaking: the crystal-clear water and all those tones… Continue reading Portugal, Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast trip – Part II – travel journal #7

Portugal, Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast trip – Part I – travel journal #6

This trip along Southwest Alentejo and the Vicentine Coast was one of the best in my life. Even though I am from Portugal and from Alentejo I didn’t know well this part of the country. We decided not to spend the eight days of our holidays in the same place/same beach, but instead to do a… Continue reading Portugal, Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast trip – Part I – travel journal #6