Dear C, I miss Algarve so much! I used to go every year when I was growing up. Sadly being an adult has gotten in the way haha. Life in New York has been extremely busy! I was recently lucky enough to go to the VIP opening night of Rosé Mansion. I was mesmerized…… Continue reading Rosé Mansion in NYC
Dear K, Mykonos looks beautiful, loved your stories. I will keep for future reference that the food is amazing :D Let me tell you about my second time in Milan. In one of my last work trips I extended the stay throughout the weekend. Not sure why, as I had been there before and didn’t…… Continue reading The other side of Milan
Dear K, It’s funny you mentioned your weekend in Zambujeira do Mar. Right before the cold kicked in, I spent a weekend in Vila Nova de Mil Fontes area. I stayed at Figueirinha Ecoturismo; the name is quite self-explanatory, everything is reutilised or recycled. Even the toilet is quite peculiar… dry like a cat’s box.…… Continue reading The surroundings of Vila Nova de Mil Fontes
Dear K, I haven’t been to Paris since I was 17! Your short description was enough to make me want to go back! Hopefully, soon enough. For now, I will read and reread your words about your weekend. Going back to my weekend in Barcelona… On Saturday, my friend B was in charge of the plans.…… Continue reading Barcelona, me encantas! – part 2
Dear K, The food you had at Kabuki looks delicious, I’m really excited to go to Madrid soon to visit you and try all these places you’ve been telling me about! Recently, I got the chance of spending a long weekend in Barcelona. I had a friend coming from the US and I was also…… Continue reading Barcelona, me encantas! – Part 1
Dear K, I’ve never had the chance to visit Toledo, but I got really excited about it after reading your letter. It looks like a cute little town with history and good food. Can’t say no to that! It’s time to tell you about the last stops of my road trip with JP (part 1, part 2,…… Continue reading Portugal Wanderlust: Braga & Porto
Dear K, It was a great surprise to find out you are spending this year in Europe as well. I’m really happy and I hope you enjoy it and take a lot of good memories back with you! The food at La Bien Aparecida looks delicious, you know I’ll want to go when I visit…… Continue reading Portugal Wanderlust: Gerês!
Dear K, I loved to read about your weekend in Houston! Going back to my road trip around Portugal (part 1 & part 2), I’m writing you to tell you about the adventures in our lovely hometown: Lisbon. There are a few new/trendy places in town and since it was JP’s first time here we…… Continue reading Portugal Wanderlust: Touristing in Lisbon!
Dear K, Your family weekend in Houston sounds like a great bonding time! I want to know the remaining of your adventures there. I was telling you about my road trip around Portugal. After spending some quality days in the eastern part of the Algarve, me and JP moved to the western side with a…… Continue reading Portugal Wanderlust: the Algarve & Costa Vicentina!
Dear K, Jamaica looks amazing, as usual. My weekend was definitely more local ahah. The 8th Downtown Food & Wine Festival happened this past weekend in Orlando and well, you know me, I wouldn’t miss an event like this! Restaurants might use it as a platform to show off their ultimate endeavors but for me is…… Continue reading 8th Downtown Food & Wine Fest