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Land Cruising with Avidcruiser, Ralph Grizzle

"Following our cruise on Silver Whisper, we saw Lisbon with tour designer Mary Goudie, beginning with following the trams down the narrow streets of Lisbon. Lots of fun. All aboard!" youtu.be/FEmFQvjSzig   We loved land cruising your round #Lisbon, Ralph, it was lots of fun taking you &...

Seeing the Lisbon Sights is all About Looking

Always Look Up in Lisbon Don't Miss that Unique Image and Experience on Tour Just like the intricate pattern on the ceiling of this late 16 century Jeronimite Monastery Church in Lisbon that was an innovation of architectural achievement of its time. More of a web of stone tracery than a vaulted...

Your-Lisbon-Guide's got Kred!

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Cataplana Unique Portuguese cooking Pot

A cataplana is a copper pan made of two clam shells that can be sealed with a clamp. The origins of this cooking contraption are lost in time. In the early 20th centuries Portuguese hunters carried cataplanas loaded with onions and tomatoes, so they could cook game on a wood fire. Later, in...

Portugals Tall ship Spotted

Caught a glimpse of Portugal's square rigger the Sagres on Monday coming back via the marginal after a great Sintra tour with a couple from Long Island. Notice that The Order of the Knights of Christ adorn the sails. 

#PortDay in Lisbon

Why should the US have all the fun for #Portday so yours truely decided to get busy here in Lisbon's fair city to right things in the land that produces this lovely nectar!  With the help of @AndreaInWine Catavinho writer & neighbor here in the  wonderful Lisbon parish Campo de...

Portugal's Venice

Aveiro with its canals is known as Portugal's Venice  enjoy this little video I love it.   Aveiro By Water from anabelasantiago on Vimeo.    #Portugal's #Venice enjoy this little video of the canals & seaweed gathering boats. Share it with your...

Largest Lisbon Photo

Panorma view of city Lisbon showing her red roofs and the river. Have fun checking the zoom in feature click here.  One of my favorite view points to start a Lisbon day trip or shore tour is high on the hill.  From Graca the tour follows the 28 tram route and passes the Romanesque...

Boiling Hot in Lisbon today

  Boiling Hot in Lisbon today at 33ºC Poor guards outside the Portuguese Parliament     This post was written by: Mary H Goudie Lisbon Bloggerista, Tour Crafter & Event Designer Extraordinaire. This Scot on Loan to Portugal loves...

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