VIP Inn Berna Hotel
Travel Blogs from Lisbon
... to answer a yes or no question with both yes and no, a way to circumvent having to make an immediate commitment.
How did this attitude come to be? I suppose that the history of Portugal has a huge role in this. One of the smaller nations of Europe, with just as long a history, Portugal has seen itself come and go as a world power. The Age of Discovery granted Portugal with riches and influence. Afterwards, Portugal declined into the small nation on the ...
... but you had to go via Madrid. So we tried to rent a car – it’s only a little more than 200 miles….but it was so expensive since we wanted to go to another country, it ended up being the same to be driven…..and much faster than our first options.
But that’s my next chapter….
Love to All,
... a room to sleep. They then cooked an incredible meal for me. I had heard a lot about how friendly the Portuguese are, and after how well I was treated that first night I would say that is an understatement. My friend Mattias, who I met in Madagascar, was in a town near Lisbon called Ericeira. Ericeira is one of the best areas in Portugal for surf so I headed there that next morning to meet up with him. When I got there the swell was still ...
... this morning and where we need to go, we set off with purpose!! The trip takes us on the same route as yesterday, but gives a good opportunity to take some more photos......
We are off to see the statue of Christo Rei. It necessitates a ferry ride across the harbour and then a bus to the top of the hill. He stands 110 meters and is quite imposing, ...
... at a Brazilian restaurant. They had a nice little salad buffet with composed salads, spreads, and quiches. For dinner, we had black beans, rice, fried bananas, and all the meat we could eat. In fact, a server came by every couple of minutes with meat on a skewer, and carved it onto our plates. There was chicken, all kinds of beef, pork, sausage, and even grilled pineapple. For a mall meal, we were quite impressed.
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