Shut Up And Go
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Ask me again why we have a Canon Rebel T5i, Canon G7X, Canon G7X Mark II, and use none of them for photography? While you're at...
By Damon Dominique
August 17, 2017
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When we first met on social media seven years ago, we had no idea that we'd: share a love for travel share a passion for...
By Joanna Franco
July 20, 2017
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The clock strikes. It's 8AM in Alfama. Alfama is that neighborhood in Lisbon you can spend hours and hours going from little cobblestone alley to little...
November 23, 2016
Lisbon and I get along for the most part - but there's always that one thing. In this case, it's the washing machines. If you're a...
November 16, 2016
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Being a vegetarian in Lisbon - who knew it would be this easy? Well, it wasn't last year when I was randomly working at a hostel...
November 03, 2016
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You've got two days in Porto. The good thing is: you need about two hours to see the main sights - you may think you'll...
November 02, 2016
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My relationship with the Portuguese language is an odd one. Maybe you agree. It recently clicked for me here in Portugal that the way I speak...
October 27, 2016
It was a wet seven days I spent in Porto. It would have been perfect if I felt like Portugal was a place it should be...
October 19, 2016
I remember scouring through Couchsurfing profiles of people living in Lisbon and passing someone whose current mission was to "Live in the present. Find a...
July 31, 2015
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It's Damon. It's Jo. And it's Damon and Jo.
When you ask someone in Europe if they know of a coffee shop you can go to, they'll think you mean "a café." If you're...
June 16, 2015
I have a thing with grocery stores - big ones, little ones, and most of all, European ones. They all seem to have a different,...
June 06, 2015
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The only exposure I've ever had to Portuguese from Portugal was when I attempted to have a conversation with my uncle's Portuguese girlfriend while grocery...
May 29, 2015
For the past three weeks of working as a bartender in Lisbon, I have heard two people bring up Oasis Hostels and tell me how...
May 28, 2015
Ok, to start this post off, let me just remind you that I am not, I repeat not a fan of small towns centered around one...
May 27, 2015
As someone who's trying to travel as much as possible, and someone who also just quit her 9-5 job to do so (meaning spurts of...
May 24, 2015