Hotel Residencial Caravela
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... here before deciding to head back to the car and putting the camera away, putting our joggers on and going for a run along the waterfront (like most of the other Portuguese were today, being a Saturday morning in the sun). We go for a 11km walk/run up and back over an hour and half, get back to the car, refuel with water and decide to head to a supermarket and by the time we get back it will be 3pm for check in. We get back for 3pm and there are two lovely ladies waiting for ...
... with milk. We saw our first Starbucks; coffees and speciality coffees cost exactly the same as they would have in Canada, only in Euros. Why would anyone go there when you can get fabulous coffee at any local cafe for much less? The ship left Lisbon at 3pm. With sunny skies, the sail out was great, with views of the Torre de Belém. The tower at the mouth of the Tagus River dates back to ...
... time with a few friends. I did my own sightseeing on the first day, rolling through the walking tour, a few cathedrals, a traditional lunch at a tesca (nom), and the oldest bookstore in the world. I joined up with them for dinner (great food, average service), and then yesterday went with them to Sintra. I'd never heard of it, but I was happy to just let someone else do the organising and tag along for once. It turns out ...
... of the Portuguese prince regent, John VI, and his family and remained so until the Royal Family fled to the Portuguese colony of Brazil in 1807 following the French invasion of Portugal. Work on the palace began in 1747 under the architect Mateus Vicente de Oliveira. Despite being far smaller, the palace is often referred to as the Portuguese Versailles. From 1826, the palace slowly fell from favour with the Portuguese sovereigns. In 1908, it became the property of ...
... country giving resources to both the allies and to Germany throughout the war. It seemed in the eyes of many of the immigrants not much had changed up to the early 2000s. Portugal was still a place that was very neutral- not docile but calm and undisturbed in many ways.
The effects of immigration in Portugal during the time of WWII and currently can also be compared. Both increases in immigration during those two time periods occurred because ...