Tag Archives: Lisbon

How to travel light and still look presentable

I just came across a tale that reminds me of me to the very extreme when I travel. And why I love travel so darn much. Because it really is the best learning experience you’ll ever have. Meet Mike Spencer … Continue reading

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Let’s Paws: She’s the boss

Kind of a rough week here at Planet Lippstone. More on that in a bit. Meantime, meet Nina. We literally ran into her on the street in Lisbon, Portugal, Christmas Day 2011. It was hard not to. She was leading … Continue reading

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Lisbon, Portugal: My kind of New Year’s Eve

 Made it back to Lisbon. Checked into the Hotel Aviz this time. Where the guest roster’s included Frank Sinatra, Eva Peron — and us. But we had to run a marathon to get there. Meaning our taxi driver could only … Continue reading

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Destination: Azores (where?)

In keeping with our Christmas tradition of discovering an exotic place, we threw the dart and it landed on the Azores. At that point, I didn’t exactly know where they were. Had to go after I found out. They’re islands … Continue reading

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Feliz Natal from Portugal

A chance encounter has me spending an unforgettable Christmas 2011 in Lisbon. An open door … And some open hearts … welcome two wandering Jews. How’d we end up there? Much more from Portugal, after I recover from the journey that brought me … Continue reading

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