International Family Day, and a reflection on family travel in Lisbon and Portugal

Today we celebrate International Family Day, established by the UN General Assembly to discuss and outline projects for the future of the family institution. When looking at the photos of our family travels around Portugal, I realized that at this moment, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most people will not be making plans for travelling … Continue reading International Family Day, and a reflection on family travel in Lisbon and Portugal

Vindimas, experiencing Portuguese wine harvesting traditions at Quinta do Gradil

Since I’ve been living in Portugal for three years now, I’m very engaged in experiencing and learning the most I can about Portuguese life and traditions.  Although Brazil and Portugal share the same language and have a close culture, each day I discover customs and aspects of the Portuguese culture I didn’t know. Following this … Continue reading Vindimas, experiencing Portuguese wine harvesting traditions at Quinta do Gradil