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Bullfighting in Portugal

[January, 2012] On the last day, we took a hop-on-hop-off sight seeing bus in Lisbon. And I learned that the bull fighting in Portugal do not kill the bulls. Also, I leaned that in Portugal…

Restaurants

Listen to Fado

[January, 2012] We listened to Fado for the first time. It was in a restaurant called Clube de Fado in Alfama area in Lisbon. I had thought that Fado was always heavy and sad, but…

Food

Castella

[January, 2012] Years ago, when I visited Portugal for the first time, I looked around for Castella, but the castella look-a-like cakes were lemon cakes. And then, a few years ago, I learned there was…

Hotels

A room with the view

[January, 2012] Then, we came back to Lisbon where we had started our journey. This time we stayed in a hotel on the hill called Olissippo. The classically decorated room was nice and spacious, but…