The Portuguese can’t handle bad weather

Portuguese people can't handle bad weather. First of all, let's identify what is bad weather in general. Coming from Russia and living in Finland, I see bad weather as a terrible storm, intense rain, or even snowfall. And yes, it also depends on the season. What is bad weather for you? 😉 Understandably, the perception... Continue Reading →


On the way to Portugal

Yesterday I was still in the office in Finland. It was my last day work day before the short trip, I was anxious, I was not sure if it is actually right to go back to Portugal. I felt like there are so many places I have never been to, but I go back to... Continue Reading →

Final Post on Alfama

Needless to say, that after my trip I have a huge number of pictures from different area of Portugal on a different occasion. I want to finalise the photo report of Alfama, the oldest area in Lisbon. This is probably the most artistic part of it. Please, enjoy:


It feels like it was in another life, it feels like it was a dream and like it never happened. I walked those streets, I lived in that city, I enjoyed the view, sun, food. I experienced communication with warm deep people. It all now looks so far away. It feels like I left my... Continue Reading →

Stockholm, day 2

The next day we continued the city tour by taking Hop on Hop off bus. It was fun to check out all the most important places. I especially recommend the old town, you can feel the atmosphere of old times.

2 days of Stockholm (Day 1)

I came to Stockholm to visit my dear friend whom I didn't see for 3 year!!! 😢 (kiss to you 😘 she's reading this 😍). It is easy to go to Stockholm from Turku (Finland), where I live, by boat. It takes around 10 hours to get over the sea. On board, you can do... Continue Reading →

Alfama, 1

This is the part of the city I visited many times. It's basically only area which survived in 1755. Thus, it is one of the oldest areas in the city, and maybe that's why it is especially attractive. I have been there many times, yet, every new turn taken leads you to a new undiscovered... Continue Reading →

A cidade, que amo ❤

Needless to say, that I returned to the lovely capital absolutely renewed, energised, and determined to change my life for the better. There are just places are people who wake you up and who make you to believe in yourself and your bright future. And gorgeous Lisboa was so bright and encouraging, so authentic and... Continue Reading →

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