Travel plans & around the web – September 2015

Travel plans: Cape Town in November I just came back from my annual trip to Portugal and I’m already planning the next trip: I’ll be going to Cape Town in November and I’m super excited. It’s my first time visiting Africa. I’m already collecting ideas on my pinterest board. If you have any suggestions – … More Travel plans & around the web – September 2015

Portugal. Lagos. Ponta da Piedade and a walk along the cliffs.

Ponta da Piedade is a cape and lighthouse in the west of Lagos, a short walk along the street Estrada da Ponta da Piedade from the famous beaches Praia do Camilo and Praia Don Ana.  While the lighthouse may not be something to write home about, the rock formations nature has created over thousands of years definitely are. … More Portugal. Lagos. Ponta da Piedade and a walk along the cliffs.

Lisbon. Estrela. CemitĂ©rio dos Prazeres.

CemitĂ©rio dos Prazeres is the largest cementery in Lisbon, built in 1833 after a cholera outbreak. It’s located on the west side of Lisbon right at the final stop “Prazeres” of tram No. 28. Famous Poet Fernando Pessoa was buried there as well as Fado singer Amalia Rodrigues, before their mortal remains were transferred to the Mosteiro dos … More Lisbon. Estrela. CemitĂ©rio dos Prazeres.

Porto. Café Majestic.

Porto is home to many places that can be considered the most beautiful of their kind: the train station Sao Bento, the bookshop Lello & Irmao, the bridge Ponte Luis I and last but not least: Cafe Majestic. The cafĂ© opened in 1921 under the name “Elite” on Portos shopping street Rua de Santa Caterina. After a renovation … More Porto. CafĂ© Majestic.