In the end, it's always about the people São Tomé is a paradisiac African island. With its own vibe arises passion and hate! On what concerns to my feelings, theisland took my heart away. It’s not yet one of those popular destinations among backpackers, and before I traveled a lot of people tried to convince … Continue reading Captain Bakero
A microadventure is an adventure that is short, simple, local, cheap – yet still fun, exciting, challenging, refreshing and rewarding. Alaister Humphreys While I was growing up, my parents didn't really have the chance to travel far. After living for about a decade in Switzerland (I was born there) back to Portugal, and long story … Continue reading Small breaks – microadventures
Low budget trip! But how much is it? Traveling with a small budget gets easier and easier, increasing the number of travelers and trips. Although, this seems to be quite a subjective concept. First of all, it depends on the money you have. Low is quite easier when you have money because when you don't, every … Continue reading Low budget traveling
2017 was rough! It's funny how, even though I'm super positive all of the time, when I look back I tend to highlight the dark moments. 2017 was: Anxiety Too many expenses Not enough traveling Injuries Sleepless nights Living more other's dreams than my own 2017 was also a bunch of good things: Finally went … Continue reading Please, 2018, be gentle
I have to surrender to the mainstream sayings about São Tomé, in the south is the magic of this island! Wild beaches with no one around, the tones of blue and green, warm waters, turtles coming to the beach every night, bungalows in the sand. My heart was stolen there! When I've heard that there … Continue reading São Tomé, the beautiful South
I honestly thought it was going to be easier to talk about São Tomé, or that I didn't have that many photos to share. The truth is not only that I can spend hours talking about it, but also that I have so many more photos that I want to share with everyone. But for … Continue reading São Tomé, Part II
Travel slow, that was our goal, to slow down the rhythm, to live next to the locals, to try the flavors of the earth. It rained a lot, and unexpectedly it did a little cold too. It was hard for me to slow down, to not see the horizon all the time, but so important. … Continue reading São Tomé, the starting point!