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Weekend in Porto

19 November 2012 Portugal, Weekend in ... 1 comment

Porto: the old city

Although it is sometimes in the shadow of the more famous Lisbon, the second largest city of Portugal deserves more. Maybe it does not have the most amazing monuments on the continent, but the natural setting, the bridges, the sometimes crumbling buildings and its bohemian atmosphere makes Porto to special ! A… and not forget the famous Porto wine. That would really make you love the city :). read more…

Travel Bloggers Unite – the travel bloggers conference in Porto

3 October 2012 events 5 comments

Travel bloggers conference: TBU Porto

Maybe this article is “too much for insiders”, it isn’t one of those articles where I write about destinations or experiences with tips and information… It’s an article about travel blogging. This article wants to share with you what I learned from the “Travel Bloggers Unite” conference held in Porto a few weeks ago. read more…

Top 5 free – Porto

17 September 2012 Portugal, Top 5 free 6 comments

As I’ve been to Porto in the last few days and while I still have clear memories of my trip’s details, I am going to tell you the coolest free things to do in Porto …Especially as I have was really looking for pick up free stuff. What I can tell you is that Porto is a cool city with a bohemian atmosphere, a city where past wealth and contemporary poorness intertwine, but what comes out of it can create a special mood … As a plus, what will please you more are the low prices of food and accommodation, as well as the fact that you can find very nice things to do…for freeJ read more…

Guimaraes – almost live

13 September 2012 live report, Portugal No comments

Things to do in Guimaraes: visit the old citadel

Ufff… I just returned to Bucharest. It was a too short night flight to be able to sleep too long – it takes less than 4 hours to fly from Lisbon to Bucharest… not enough to sleep, although, Thanks God I had plenty of conditions – all 2 seats next to me where empty, so I had almost a flat bed. Such a luxury was not available in the business class. However, in the last 2-post TBU conference days, I went to visit 2 gems close to Porto – Guimaraes and Braga. Today, I will write about Guimaraes, the European Capital of Culture in 2012 and I promise to come back with a story on Braga, as well (which I loved it more :). But, let’s go and show you some places in this special town.

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Porto… almost live !

11 September 2012 live report, Portugal 2 comments

Nicest bookstore in the world is in Porto

I’ve been in Porto and the region for the last few days… and I really enjoy… the mix between old and new, between ruined and restored, between water and hills is just amazing. The whole bohemian atmosphere around the two banks of the mighty Douro river would definitely touch you ! I promise to come back with more stories about this wonderful city, but until, then, I just want to show you some sights of Porto… just a sample !

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