Beyond the Waves

Table of Contents Discovering the Charm of Nazaré, Portugal Join us as we delve into the heart of Nazaré, where the allure of the ocean and the warmth of its people create an uncommon, unforgettable and fascinating tapestry of coastal living. Adventures for One: A Solo Traveler’s Guide to Nazaré Nestled along the rugged Atlantic […]

Ericeira, Portugal

Table of Contents Ericeira is a picturesque former fishing village, a haven for surfers, a delight for food enthusiasts, and a fabulous place to chill for a few days. The village is located just forty kilometers north of Lisbon and perched on a hill. The small fishing village offers breathtaking coastal views from every vantage […]

Expat Life in Portugal Part II

Table of Contents Expat in Estoril Estoril rests along the coast, nestled within Cascais and surrounded by numerous captivating attractions. I resided near the renowned Casino and Hotel Palacio, notable for its appearance in the James Bond film “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service. While Estoril exudes a residential charm, those seeking a more bustling atmosphere can […]

Expat Life in Portugal

Table of Contents Single Woman Over 50 Looking for Adventure Becoming an expat for a single woman over 50 can offer a plethora of enriching experiences and newfound independence. Embracing the expatriate lifestyle allows you to break free from routine, discover new cultures, and build a vibrant social network in a fresh environment. It’s an […]

Porto, don’t skip it!

Table of Contents Are you going to Porto for the first time? It’s a gorgeous city, and you will love it. Porto is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Its charm lies in its age and colorful vintage look, with many tiled buildings waiting for love and care. As the city gains popularity among tourists and […]

The Magical Village of Porto Covo, Portugal

Table of Contents Where should you go on your Solo Portugal Trip? Porto Covo, Portugal! Are you ready for dramatic views, beautiful beaches, and a gorgeous walk along the Costa Vicentina? Porto Covo is a small fishing village with white-washed houses that sit nestled atop a hill overlooking the raging Atlantic Ocean on the Alentejo […]

Travel to Paris in the Fall

Travel to Paris in the fall when there are less tourists and it’s easier to get into museums and other places. Consider the shorter days and plan your trip to Paris accordingly. Shorter lunches, longer dinners! Enjoy the concerts in the evenings. When you travel to Paris in the fall you will enjoy the cooler weather, have more energy for long walks and the lines anywhere are smaller. Win! Win! I think I will keep aiming for Paris in the fall!

5 Reasons to hire a private travel guide

Table of Contents The benefits of a private travel guide    Whether you’re going on a solo trip or traveling with friends or family, a private guide is the best thing that you can do to learn more about a location and tailor your trip to experiences you’ll love. Here are 5 reasons to hire […]

Pandemic Travel

Table of Contents Lisbon-Paris-Lisbon Pandemic Traveling: UGH! I know, I know. I should start with an optimistic sentence and tell you all how wonderful it is to travel again. And it is. I love to travel. I love flying, and I love the idea of going to different countries and taking in everything that it […]

A Trip to Paris Photo

Table of Contents Should I go or should I say? Photo Paris has been on my mind for years! Now, here I am, living a few hours from Paris – post lockdown, vaccinated, anxious to go… So, why not? I don’t know which appealed to me the most: The plane ride, the photo fair or […]

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