NYC. Recap and favourite Instagrams. May 2015 – Day 6-10

On Wednesday after I had breakfast at Chelsea Market, I visted the new Whitney Museum. The museum just opened its new downtown location in the Meatpacking District, right next to the High Line on Friday May 1st. There was a long line outside the museum and I prepared myself to be waiting to get in for … More NYC. Recap and favourite Instagrams. May 2015 – Day 6-10

Venice Beach. Like a dream I remember from an easier time…

“This is the end. This is as far as you can go. After this it all starts over again.” Tony Hendra looking out over the Pacific “The boardwalk is like the beating heart of America. You can be normal; you can be strange. It’s so rad.”  Sean O’Keefe “I might love a man, but I … More Venice Beach. Like a dream I remember from an easier time…

Portugal. Lagos. Sunset at Porto de Mòs and Praia do Canavial.

I just returned from a week long trip to Lisbon and Lagos, Portugal. The afternoons we spent at Praia do Porto de Mos and the walks along the beach to the adjacent Praia do Canavial were definitely my favourite moments of this trip. Even though I have first visited those two beach over 20 years ago … More Portugal. Lagos. Sunset at Porto de Mòs and Praia do Canavial.

Lisbon. Bica. Miradouro de Santa Caterina. Sunset watching at Adamastor.

When planning my stay in Lisbon and making a draft for every day, the main question is: “Where do I wanna be around sunset?”. And for the evening of my last day in Lisbon I chose the Miradouro de Santa Caterina in Bica. The Miradouro (viewpoint) got its nickname “Adamastor” from the sea monster in … More Lisbon. Bica. Miradouro de Santa Caterina. Sunset watching at Adamastor.

Santa Monica.

       During my stay in Venice Beach I walked over to Santa Monica every day. To visit the pier, 3rd Street Promenade and Santa Monica Place and the Bergamot Station. But mostly because I like the walk itself, whether it’s walking along the boardwalk and the bike path passing beautiful hotels and the original muscle … More Santa Monica.

Lisbon/Almada. Restaurante Atira-te ao Rio and Ponto Final.

After a 10 minutes walk along Cais do Ginjal you’ll reach the restaurant “Atira-te ao Rio” (“Jump in the river”). The food and service is amazing and it’s not too pricey. Seeing the sun set behind the bridge and the lights going on in Lisbon across the river is such a beautiful experience. Right behind Atira-te … More Lisbon/Almada. Restaurante Atira-te ao Rio and Ponto Final.