Category Archive: Portugal

Travelling with FlixBus: Get comfortably from Madrid to Lisbon

It’s mid-afternoon as the bright green FlixBus rolls out of the busy bus-hub of Méndez Álvaro in Madrid. The bus navigates the downtown traffic and soon makes its way to the more open… Continue reading

Flight or FlixBus? Let’s take a look at my recent journey…

I have never been too picky when it comes to means of transport and while living in the UK, I got used to long bus rides like the 4-hour journey between London and… Continue reading

The Azores: Ponta Delgada will surprise street art lovers on the island of São Miguel

I had high expectations when I visited the Azores for the first time recently – an exotic, Portuguese archipelago in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. But one thing I didn’t expect was… Continue reading

5 spectacular bridges I have crossed in Europe

Water is attractive for many travellers and many popular cities in Europe are built around rivers. Just take well-known classics like Paris, London and Rome – but the list is almost endless. And… Continue reading

Get lost in the colours of unpolished Porto

I got really excited when my girlfriend handed me an envolped at a café in Madrid. This was a couple of years ago, and for days she had been talking about a surprise… Continue reading