Alicante & its charms – travel journal #12

A few weeks ago I went to Alicante for a long weekend. It was my first time in the Valencian region and I could easily notice lots of differences between this region and Andalusia. There are plenty of distinct characteristics between both regions and of course the language is one of them. Even though I can speak and understand… Continue reading Alicante & its charms – travel journal #12

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 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

Amsterdam – travel journal #5

I feel Amsterdam as one of those places where we always left a lot to do and see. There's so much more we left behind or even more and events happening all the time. This city is much more than beautiful canals, irregular houses, flowers and bicycles around the streets. And everything is unforgettable.It was… Continue reading Amsterdam – travel journal #5

The beautiful Brașov, Romania – travel journal #4

When we think about Transylvania, it is true that Brașov is not the first thing that came to our head. Dracula is the guy, right? Well, Brașov is not just Dracula and his Castle which I unfortunately didn't visit. It is a city in the Transylvania region of Romania, surrounded by the Carpathian Mountains. It… Continue reading The beautiful Brașov, Romania – travel journal #4

Amalfi & Ravello – Amalfi Coast part III – travel journal #4

AMALFI // Continuing our trip along the Amalfi Coast - after leaving Vietri Sul Mare the real adventure begun. It was a crazy bus trip along the coast towards the town of Amalfi. I say and highlight it was a crazy trip because the driver was also a little bit nuts speeding along those endless curves. Geez… Continue reading Amalfi & Ravello – Amalfi Coast part III – travel journal #4