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Tales of 2013 Travels: Year of my life!

2013 has been the best year of my life. It’s official. It exceeded all expectations and surpassed my most optimistic dreams. I actually spent more time travelling than at home. And that’s quite the feat for a non-nomad. A Grand Total of 51 flights in 2013! Flying will always hold marvel for me. It’s a world … Continue reading

FADED BEAUTY OF LISBON: Where Africa, South America & Europe converge
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FADED BEAUTY OF LISBON: Where Africa, South America & Europe converge

It’s Portugal. But roaming the streets of the capital city Lisbon floats me through traces of visible African heritage, characteristic cultural elements of Brazil merged with that distinctly European flavour. It’s an intriguing melange of eclectic, charming and faded glory. With a 5-century-old art history of creating beautifully decorative ceramic tiles, the foundations of which … Continue reading