Travel Blogs from Aveiro
Hello from Porto!
I am typing this on my last day in the city after a busy few days at Keep it Simple Make it Fast, a conference created to bring together scholars who study various underground cultures and DIY movements. I traveled to Porto to represent McGill along with my supervisor Will and two of my colleagues, Francois and Jonathan.
After a long layover in Frankfurt I hopped on a Lufthansa plane to Porto. What the ...
... them! Caught a taxi home as it was so hot and there was a huge protest march happening right on our street because we are about 100 metres from Parliament House. Thousands of people! Andrew, Bruce and I went out to a local restaurant (Di not feeling so well) but I didn't enjoy it very much and by the end of the evening I was feeling quite unwell again. Perhaps I had over done it during the ...
Been so many times, but just continues to get better and better every time….no surprise it keeps winning tourism awards.
Take a step back in time and walk the cobblestone streets of this beautiful city. Let’s not forget the food!! Francesinhas, Bifana’s, Sardines, Frango and of course Natas (Portuguese tarts).
This morning Imogen and I said our goodbyes as we headed in our separate directions. As I wasn't checking out until early afternoon I went for a run along the river in the city.
I finally called home this morning and had a nice chat to mum. Sorry mum, I am thinking of you all!! xx
I made my way to the bus station and waited for its departure, in ...
... they insisted? Anyway, the surprise was a guided tour around an underground museum. The resounding cries of disappointment (except from Michel). Lisa said it looked like it was going to be boring (from the outside), Fine begged me to let her remain in the car, in the hot sun, she also whispered to me that Lisa thought the surprise was going to be going to a spa just to further confirm the disappointment. Too bad, I said, everyone in the museum Needless to say, it was ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking