Lisbon details

Details in the streets of Lisbon. Adorned street lamps.

April, 22nd, 1500, The Discovery of Brazil

  Lisbon, April 22nd, 2019. Dear Friend, After two weeks of school Spring break here in Portugal, I got a little lost in time. While looking at the calendar I realized that today we celebrate the discovery of our beloved country Brazil. On April 22nd,1500, the fleet commanded by Pedro Álvares Cabral reached the South … Continue reading April, 22nd, 1500, The Discovery of Brazil

Parque das Nações

Dear friend, I hope you are fine! It has been a long time since my last postcard. Sorry, but I won’t waste your time with excuses for not writing before. Let’s move on! I had just stumbled upon this postcard while organizing my files, and I couldn’t imagine a reason for not sending it to … Continue reading Parque das Nações

Birthday Trip to Monsaraz

My impressions of Monsaraz, a medieval village in Alentejo.

Tuk Tuk

Dear Lilly, I hope you are fine! The other day while walking in Baixa (Lisbon downtown) I stumbled upon this tuk tuk with this cute tiled design and I couldn't avoid taking a picture of it. That kind of details is everywhere around here and that’s what makes me feel in love with this city!!! I … Continue reading Tuk Tuk

Fish scale facade

Dear friend, sorry for not writing any postcards for such a long time!!! I can't believe my last post was from January! I'm a little disappointed in myself that I couldn't stick to my promise to write to you more often. Anyway, life is hard sometimes, especially when you are living in a different country … Continue reading Fish scale facade

LX Factory

Dear Lilly, How are things going on? Everything is fine around here! Busy days spending working and studying! But occasionally I take a day off to explore different places. This is LX Factory! Did you hear about it when you were in Lisbon? It excelled my expectations! LX Factory takes place in an old industrial … Continue reading LX Factory

Ascensor da Glória, Glória Lift

Dear Lilly, I hope everything is fine! I'm so glad you liked my first postcard!! This encourages me to keep posting. There are so many interesting things to see around here that I don't know what to see first. The other day while exploring the region close to Praça dos Restauradores (Restauradores Square), I stumbled … Continue reading Ascensor da Glória, Glória Lift

My first postcard from Lisbon

Dear Lilly, I wish I had written to you before. I was planning to buy postcards and send you by mail, but then I realized I don't have your address since you moved recently. Does anybody still write postcards nowadays? Well, anyway, I decided to post your postcards here, I hope you don't mind. I'm … Continue reading My first postcard from Lisbon