Category Archives: Portugal

Durian – Stinky Fruit or a Must-have Delicacy?

Durian the Stinky Fruit

As you know, we love trying new foods everywhere we go.  It is surprising how differently taste develops around the world. Whenever I travel I make a list of foods that are popular in that place, and to be honest I find that sometimes I am not a fan. However, and sometimes even more surprisingly, […]

World Heritage Site – Pena Palace Portugal

Pena Palace Portugal

A fairy tale castle not far from Lisbon, the Pena Palace. The Pena National Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is located in Sintra, Portugal. Only a half hour drive from Lisbon (3 day itinerary to Lisbon), Sintra is one of my favorite cities on the Iberian Peninsula. There is way too much to see in one […]

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