Agriculture fair near Santarém, Portugal!

I arrived at about 14:30 today at the fair. It was very difficult to find a parking space nearby though. It costs 7 euros per person to get in, which is very cheap considering everything going on and the cleanliness. I went there because I got a huge interest in making liquors and now I…

Roger Waters’ concert “US + them” tour Pink Floyd

I am writing this section during the intermission.  I am currently outside the grand Altice complex, and the atmosphere is beyond unbelievable. I am sitting right next to the stage, and Roger Waters is just a stone through away from me. It is completely packed in here, and the crowd is a mixture of young, middle-aged,…

University, or not? My story

A little introduction, as to why I raised the question “University, or not?” I attended a family gathering at an ex-girlfriend’s house. All very nice people, but I got a way of getting myself into “faux pas” situations. You see, it was the first time around I met some of the family members so I…

Chocolate fair in Óbidos…

Although the weather was pretty bad, the fair was extending. Óbidos is an absolute gem. The small village is stunningly beautiful, and the chocolate fair is without a doubt the most beautiful in the world. It offers so many amazing handcrafted culinary pieces and is something which must be witnessed to understand. Set inside an…

The Godfather orchestra with movie

I love the Godfather trilogy. I love the whole history of “La Cosa Nostra” and sure it is heavily romanticised. However, I am writing some articles on this subject and will post in the near future. Now, it is time for Giovanni “Nino” Rota to shine, as he composed the soundtrack for the first two…

People are more pollutant than rats??

Wherever humanity has gone, ecosystems have suffered much. Many species have succumbed and become extinct. With our current knowledge and technology, many measures have been taken to protect our environment. Oil and plastics are on the top of the list of ubiquitous pollutants. They permeate every single ecosystem and every living being on this planet….

The Pope visits Portugal and I was there…

Although, I am not Catholic and do admire Pope Francis and do acknowledge he is by far one of the most popular ‘world leaders.’   Of Course, I was going to make the short drive up to participate in one of Portugal’s biggest religious events. His stay may be brief but of great importance, as he…

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…

Probably the tastiest bread ever you will bake…

A friend of mine Jorge brought me a loaf of bread he had baked. It was absolutely delicious. This recipe is beyond anything you can ever imagine and so tasty it makes you wanna slap your own mama, and afterwards proceed to dance naked in front of your pet! Alright, you may not resort to such…