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December 2016

Forno D'Oro pizza oven
Food

Pizza… With a Twist!

Unless it’s the first time you’re reading this blog, you’ll know that I’m a little obsessed with Portuguese food. But even I enjoy a little variety in my diet! So…

Bridge in the mist
Travel

The Vasco da Gama Bridge in Numbers

Even though Portugal is a small country, it is actually home to Europe’s longest bridge, the Vasco da Gama Bridge (Ponte Vasco da Gama). Before I lose your attention –…

Lapas - limpets
Food

Limpets… for Lunch?

Portugal is a country of fish and seafood. Our sea-faring history and our large and beautiful coast has made the ocean a kind of pantry for our kitchens. Everybody is…

Claus Porto guest pastilles
Shopping

Portuguese Gifts for Everyone!

  I’m so excited that it’s December, which not only means Christmas is just around the corner, but that Christmas in Portugal is just around the corner! I like to…