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Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal

Here are the premises of the second oldest university in Europe! This is the heart of educational history! I was very excited to walk in that area, imaging that centuries ago, there were students wandering the same streets to get one of the best education in Europe. Being in academia for many years, I felt… Continue reading Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal

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Portuguese Football

Growing up in Russia and living in Finland for a while, I was absolutely a fan of hockey, and football never was interesting to me. The change happened, when I was in Portugal in 2015. Here, everything is about football, and Cristiano Ronaldo is a national hero! Spending some time in the local culture, I… Continue reading Portuguese Football