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January 2017

Mushroom cordon bleu
Food

A Restaurant Obsessed With Mushrooms

  When I first heard about this restaurant, I booked a table immediately. If you don’t know where to look, you may walk right past Santa Clara dos Cogumelos, which…

Galo de Barcelos
Travel

What’s With All The Roosters?

  If you’ve ever been to any souvenir shop in Portugal, you’ll see roosters everywhere. My British and South African readers will know what I’m talking about: it’s the Nando’s…

Cirque de Sardine
Food, Shopping

Cirque de Sardine

  Portugal is world renowned for its fish dishes, namely cod and sardines. And even though cod is probably considered to be our national dish, love them or hate them,…