Dr. Death in Lisbon – Animal Inside Out!

I had the opportunity to pay Gunther Von Hagen’s ‘Body worlds 2, 3 and 4th’ shows in Lisbon, New York, and Los Angeles, respectively. However, this time around, I went to his latest exhibition in Lisbon named ‘Animal Inside Out’. It features more than 100 plastinates of animals divided into six different categories showcasing the…

Sailing along Sesimbra coastline

At the foothills of the Serra da Arrábida, a mountain range between Setúbal and Sesimbra lays the small fishing village of Sesimbra. During the summertime, this place is amazing to explore because it is cozy and the area is tranquil. Not to mention the variety of fresh seafood available. The water around the shoreline is crystal…

Kota Kinabalu, Borneo, Malaysia

Kota Kinabalu is the capital of the Malaysian state of Sabah on the island of Borneo. It is one of the most beautiful places on Earth, but it also has a grim history. KK was leveled during the second world war but nowadays it is one of the most developing cities in Malaysia. It was…

London Tribute show to Michael Jackson

I am not going to discuss the private life of Michael Jackson because I did not know him personally and I do not subscribe to tabloid gossip. However, we did have some friends in common. They were very close to him professionally, and they never saw the “monster” which the media has portrayed, and I take…

Jurassic Park in Portugal ??

I am here in the small town of Lourinhã, which is located about 70 km North of Lisbon. A short distance compared to the mind-smacking ‘time-travel’ I am going to embark. The ignition which sparks this journey begins with some petrified remains known as fossils. Lourinhã is famous for its many dinosaur fossils and back…

Chocolate fair in Lisbon

  The annual fair is hosted at the Campo Pequeno venue, Lisbon. I have been attending this the past few years, but this time around, it seemed much smaller than previously. Nevertheless, some displays were nicely decorated, while others lacked some creativity, overall, it was a little disappointing. Somehow, I felt the audience could just…

Farmer’s market in Setubal, Portugal

Nothing is better than waking up early in the morning during the summertime and to drive to the local farmer’s market before it gets crowded. Strolling slowly along the unique coastline taking in the spectacular views of the beautiful Arrabida mountain chain and the calm River Sado and the vast Atlantic ocean. Overlooking the picturesque…