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 →


The Portuguese. First Impression.

It can hardly be the first impression as I lived in Portugal and I was surrounded my locals only. Yet, after a long break from this country, there are so many things which surprise me again. First of all, Portuguese people are very good looking! Very! They take care of themselves and they are fit.... Continue Reading →

Praias (Beaches)

Needless to say, besides the university, I spent a lot of time on awesome Portuguese beaches. As I stayed most of the time in Lisboa, the praias were Carcavelos and Estoril. So many nice memories ❤ September was magic. Most tourist were gone, the water got warm, and the sun was not burning so badly.... 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 →

Walking in Alfama

Like I already mentioned, Alfama is the oldest part of Lisbon, which survived in the earthquake, flood, and fire. Yes, poor Lisbon experienced it all within a short time. So, every time I wanted to feel a historic atmosphere, I went to Alfama. Every time the rout was different, and I often got lost there,... Continue Reading →

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