Wicker art
Shopping, Travel

The Dying Wicker Art of Madeira

  If you go to Madeira, don’t be surprised if you’re suddenly surrounded by wicker objects wherever you go. You may find yourself drinking a coffee on wicker chairs, enjoying…

Algarve treats
Food

Algarve Treats to Make Your Summer Sweet

  The Algarve is known for its sunny weather, delicious almonds, and – above all – its beaches! But all Portuguese people know that when you go down to the…

cesto de pão
Food

A Guide to Portuguese Bread

  A big culture shock for Portuguese people who move abroad is the relationship we have with bread back home compared to other countries. In Portugal, bread is a ritual,…

Padaria São Roque interior
Food, Travel

A Gorgeous Secret Bakery in Lisbon

  I’m still surprised by the number of people who have never been to a stunning bakery/café in Lisbon called Padaria São Roque. Nestled between Príncipe Real and Bairro Alto,…

Bermuda Portuguese flag
Miscellaneous

Portuguese Heritage in Bermuda

  I just came back from a long weekend in beautiful Bermuda. What I thought might actually be a forced break from blogging, ended up being content for a new…