October ‘18 Plans

October is here and with it are my plans for the month. Between travelling and getting back into shape, this is going to be a busy one!

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Copenhagen City Guide – Part 2

I spent this year’s August bank holiday weekend in Copenhagen, a city I had wanted to visit for a while. To share my favourites from the trip, I have put together a mini guide to Copenhagen – the first part, which you can read here, includes some useful tips and ideas on where to stay and eat. For the final part of this mini guide, I’ll be taking you along to Renaissance castles, Royal residences and an amusement park. Hope you enjoy my tips and ideas! O fim-de-semana prolongado de fim de Agosto aqui no Reino Unido foi passado em Copenhaga,…

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Copenhagen City Guide – Part 1

For the August bank holiday I wanted to go out of the UK and explore a new city. Copenhagen was the obvious choice as it had been on my list for years! Scandinavia is a region I am fascinated by not just because of its famous sights, but also because of their history, culture, architecture, design and general way of life. Para o feriado de final de Agosto aqui no Reino Unido, quis sair do país e explorar uma cidade nova. Copenhaga foi a escolha óbvia, já que estava na minha lista há anos! A Escandinávia é uma região que…

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Snippets of Summer

With the end of August comes the end of the summer holidays, after a few days very well spent in the company of several generations of family. Now that I’m back in Lisbon, I wanted to share my notes on a couple of places we visited during short day trips around Portugal… O mês de agosto levou consigo as férias de verão e uns dias muito bem passados na companhia de várias gerações de família. Agora que estou de regresso a Lisboa, quero partilhar convosco alguns momentos dessas férias: os passeios que fiz “pelos caminhos de Portugal”… Caldas da Rainha…

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