It keeps you updated on all things interesting!
Posts tagged "porto"
JULY 2019 FINDS

JULY 2019 FINDS

july 2019 finds is a little late. july was another busy month so spare time was scarce. 1.the dead never die by jim jarmusch. didn’t like it all that much. the highlight would be the famous cast. it’s an airplane film: see it, then forget about it. 2. i watched the second season of she’s...
I MOVED TO PORTO

I MOVED TO PORTO

i moved to porto back in june. now, all our stuff is here. and i’m looking forward to discovering the city and the country. eat the sardinhas grelhadas and drink their wine. i’ll also try to better my portuguese. which is rather basic right about now. i’ll get a local library card asap and start...
JUNE 2019 FINDS

JUNE 2019 FINDS

june 2019 finds is here! it was a weird month. i was away from home for most of it. 1.always be my maybe features ali wong and keanu reeves. it’s an airplane movie, you watch it and then forget it. 2. i watched the first series of teyana and iman. you may know her from...
MAY 2019 FINDS

MAY 2019 FINDS

may 2019 finds is in time. and the list is not crazy long. 1.homecoming. i’m not a beyonce fan. but this documentary was both inspiring and interesting.  2. i binge watched dead to me. i’ll probably watch the second series when it comes out. 3. this guy and his suit collection. 4. i forced myself...
SEPTEMBER 2018 FINDS

SEPTEMBER 2018 FINDS

september 2018 finds comes a little bit late. 1. i’ve finally finished vernon subutex. it’s a must read portrait of present day france. read this interview for the author’s pov. the trilogy has already been translated into several languages. it’s currently being transformed into a tv series with roman duris in the title role. 2. i also...
CASA DA MUSICA - REM KOOLHAAS LEFT HIS MARK ON PORTO

CASA DA MUSICA – REM KOOLHAAS LEFT HIS MARK ON PORTO

casa da musica is a concert hall that looks like an ufo that has just landed in rotunda da boavista. its surrounding travertine platform is pretty much the only smooth area for the hard-tried portuense skaters. porto is a city of many ups and downs and most streets are paved with very uncomfortable polished stones....
TOP 10 PORTO

TOP 10 PORTO

porto moved upwards on my list: i love it and i’m definitely going back!
PORTO DAYTRIPS

PORTO DAYTRIPS

if i have time, i usually make the best of it by visiting more than just my main destination.
THE SERRALVES FOUNDATION IN PORTO

THE SERRALVES FOUNDATION IN PORTO

when in porto, i will always make sure to find a few hours for the serralves foundation. it includes the alvaro siza-designed museum, the wonderful sculpture park and the serene art deco villa.
WHITE HOUSE IN PORTO - MY HOME AWAY FROM HOME

WHITE HOUSE IN PORTO – MY HOME AWAY FROM HOME

the white box house is an amazing new guesthouse in porto. we stayed there for a few short days and fell in love with the place and the team.
TOM BARMAN - TOP GHOST

TOM BARMAN – TOP GHOST

i don’t discriminate when it comes to making friends: i don’t care about your age, i don’t care if you are a dog, i don’t even care if i have ever met you or not. this last category is made up of my ghosts. they are important to me and sometimes it happens that i...
FASHION CLINIC

FASHION CLINIC

maravilhoso portuguese concept store with an exquisite selection of fashion, books and music. also, a couple of FC-branded compilation cds and cosmetics. amazing, ever-changing window arrangements! when i was in lisbon, there was an avalanche of purple dots. simple but very impressive! this is a high-end concept store. if that’s your cup of tea, do...