Largo do Intendente is a beautiful square in the city center, a short walk from Martim Moniz along Avenida Almirante Reis. The square was a bit run down and was used as a parking lot but got recently remodeled and now shines in all its glory again. The square is surrounded by houses with the… Read More Lisbon. Exploring Largo do Intendente.
1. Miradouro Sao Pedro de Alcantara in Bairro Alto – my favourite viewpoint in Lisbon // 2. Praca do Comercio // 3. Such a wonderful quote! On a window at LX Factory // 4. Doca de Santo Amaro and public art by Joana Vasconcelos: a pool in the shape of Portugal // 5. sunset watching… Read More Lisbon. A photo post.
Within the last years we always stayed at Dona Ana Garden when we are in Lagos. It’s a small complex just a 3 minute walk from the famous Dona Ana beach and a 10 minute walk from the town center. Other beaches like Praia do Camilo and Praia do Pinhao are also just a short… Read More Lagos. Staying at Dona Ana Garden.
A few photos from around my neighborhood, Cologne City Center and of a few places near Cologne from the past months. 1. my godchild’s birthday in the park // 2. -5. around my neighborhood // 6. a mural near Rheinauhafen // 7. -8. open air cinema at Rheinauhafen // 9.-10. sunset at Chlodwigplatz // 11.-12.… Read More Cologne. Around here lately.
I was supposed to fly to New York in a few days, but I just got a job offer I can’t decline and had to cancel my flight.😦 Though I’m a bit sad about not heading back to New York, more work means more money and that means more travels in the future.🙂 I’ve had… Read More NYC. Things to do in New York in Summer.
I just spent a weekend in Budapest and it was absolutely amazing. I had never been to Hungary before and didn’t know what to expect, lots of people have told me how much they loved it and how pretty it is, yet I wasn’t sure if I gonna love it too. But I did! I… Read More Hungary. A weekend in Budapest.
A bunch of pictures I’ve taken during my 3 days in Paris in June (the recap is here).
At the end of the month we will fly to Faro for our annual Portugal trip. As soon as spring starts here I get major cravings for Portugal: the beaches, the food, the smell of the sea and grilled fish, the steep cobbled-stoned streets and cute houses, the views and the Atlantic Ocean. Our first… Read More Plans for Lisbon. September 2016.
A bunch of pictures I’ve taken during my 3 days in Chicago in May (the recap is here). The beautiful Chicago skyline // 2. At the river // 3. On the Miracle Mile // 4. The water tower // 5.&6. On State Street // 7. On display at Macy’s // 8. Target – I loved… Read More Chicago. A photo post.
In about one month we’ll head to Portugal – it’s my favorite time of the year! Unfortunately we probably won’t make it to Carrapateira this time, but last year we stayed in Carrapateira for three nights. I keep coming back to Carrapateira since 17 years. And in all those years not much has changed: there… Read More Portugal. Carrapateira – my favorite village on the west coast.