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Why You Should Learn… Portuguese

           Following on from my post last week about learning Arabic, here’s the sixth post in my series on the top 10 most spoken languages in the world. No. 7: […]

Postcard of the Week: Azulejos

Azulejos are bluish tiles that are found all over Portugal, especially in Lisbon. In this colourful city it’s actually more unusual to find a wall without decorative tiles than with. […]

Guest Post: The Life of an Intern in Lisbon

Annalisa Moscatiello gives us an insider’s peak into life in one of Europe’s hidden gems: Lisbon.           Lisbon has a light and warmth that charms and fascinates any traveller. I’ve […]

Postcard of the Week: Lisbon

On the back of this postcard from Lisbon is this quote by Eça de Queirós: Athens produced sculpture, Rome developed law, Paris invented revolution, Germany discovered mysticism. And what about […]