It was about time to test the range of my e-bike in this mountainous area. This week there were two…
My daily cooking habits haven’t changed much after the emigration. Although we adapted our regular dishes slightly to the available…
Around half past nine and sometimes just a lot sooner or later the baker drives by in her van, honking…
About 3 times a month there’s a cultural event in our main town. A lecture, a film, a play, a…
Everyone on Portuguese territory has the right to medical care. All you need is a ‘número de utente’.
The voice of Portugal, a great way to improve your Portuguese.
Portuguese are crazy for edible wild mushrooms. Make sure you pick the right ones in the forest.
Saudade a Portuguese bittersweet emotion. Bitter because of the lack of family and friends who are far away. Sweet because of the hope that tomorrow may bring.
Blogs about living in Portugal.
While we are busy working on our house in Portugal, we give you other experiences to read.
Electric bike in the mountains and hill climbing. What to consider when buying a electric bike?
Based on personal experience in Portugal.
We’ve been asked to volunteer as gardeners for the nature association in Portugal. The headquarters is based in the old school of Vila de Muros, Cinfães.
We’ve found a bee swarm in our garden. Now we can start beekeeping in Portugal.
How do you say that in Portuguese and what are the rules for beekeepers in Portugal?
Buying an electric bicycle in Portugal. After a long search I found a good bike shop in Lisbon, where I bought a great e-bike.
Recently I started to follow Hatha Yoga lessons in North-Portugal.
Our experiences with the sawdust bucket toilet. No smell, but still room for improvement.
Why are you asked for your contribuinte at the checkout in Portugal? Because your receipt can win the lottery and it may give you tax reductions!