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What To Eat, Drink And Do In Lisbon

September 11, 2017

Before my first trip to Portugal last year, Lisbon wasn’t exactly high on my bucket list. I didn’t know much about the city, other than the fact that it wasn’t Paris or Rome…. Two places where I was far more

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#MyTravelDiary Portugal

Sintra Is Freaking Beautiful and Here Are The Pics To Prove It

August 17, 2017

Living in a city for a month is a really weird thing. On the one hand, it sounds like a really long time to be in one place. But when you factor in the fact that you spend the majority of your

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Culture Portugal

White Port And Tonic Is The Best Drink EVER That You Probably Haven’t Tried Yet

August 15, 2017

I first discovered Port during a trip Portugal last fall, when my boyfriend James, his mom, and I did a tasting in the Douro Valley. I learned two things that afternoon: 1)I really, really like port wine and 2)Port wine

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Culture Portugal

An Ode To Pastel De Natas (Aka The Best Thing I’ve Ever Eaten)

August 1, 2017

Egg yolks have been my sworn enemy since 2003. 12-year-old me came home from Camp Mataponi 15-pounds heavier (blame it on the Chipwiches) and decided it would be fun to try the new “healthy eating plan” that my mom had become

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