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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 quite often either intense rain or even snowfall. And yes, it also depends on the season. What is bad weather for you? 😉 Understandably, the perception of… Continue reading The Portuguese can’t handle bad weather

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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 The Portuguese. First Impression.

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A Beach Near Cascais

Just after a trip to Algarve, I went to the beach with my colleague. This beach was close to Cascais and it is famous for strong winds. I wanted to discover a new place and like always I was very optimistic when it concerns the wind. As a result, we ended up in the sand… Continue reading A Beach Near Cascais

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Sunset in Parque das Nações

Here are the sunset pictures from Parque das Nações. Like I mentioned before, for 9 days I was staying in Expo area due to rental issues. Ironically, the most beautiful and modern place of Lisbon turned out to be a nightmare for me, and it was the lowest moment of my stay in Portugal. Going… Continue reading Sunset in Parque das Nações

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Parque das Nações, Geometry

Like I posted before, Parque das Nações is a very modern place with modern architecture. There is something hypnotic in those perfect shapes. Interestingly, local buildings resemble me Denmark. What do you think? Anyone from Denmark here to share their opinion? 🙂 Have a lovely Sunday, everyone! 😘 Pictures from my Instagram

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Parque das Nações, Lisbon

Another place which I got used to visit a lot is Parque das Nações, Park of Nations. Before, it was an abandoned port, full of garbage, like my friends told me. Nowadays, it's one of the most beautiful and modern places in Lisboa, where you can go for a walk, go jogging, or have a… Continue reading Parque das Nações, Lisbon

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The Portuguese Are Lazy

The Portuguese are lazy, they don't work, they just chill, drink wine, and play football . That's a typical opinion on Portugal in the North. Well, for some reason, the stereotypes in other countries are not much better. More than that, I had myself the similar picture of Portugal before I actually arrived here 3… Continue reading The Portuguese Are Lazy