Good Days and Bad News in Lagos November 17th 2006 Good Days and Bad News in Lagos
The Grottoes of Lagos are Beautiful
Today started as usual. We got up, figured out how to use the shower (this sounds easy to you stateside people, but every place we’ve been the shower is different), showered, got some quick food and set out about the town.
We started out by walking down by the water and checking out the seaside p ... read more
Europe » Portugal » Alentejo » Évora Following its heyday as a world power during the 15th and 16th centuries, Portugal lost much of its wealth and status with the destruction of Lisbon in a 1755 earthquake, occupation during the Napoleonic Wars, and the independence in 1822 of Brazil a... ... read more
For all of you who don't know us, we are a relatively normal married couple from Richmond, VA. We have been married for 5 years and have been friends since we met at Capital One on our first day of work. We have decided to make a "nontraditional move" with our lives. On November 7th, 2006 Kel and I left everything behind and started traveling beginning with Lisbon, Portugal. The plan was to start in Europe, hit Asia, Australia and New Zealand and then return to Europe to finish our year. Before it was all said and done we added destinations in the Middle East and Africa. The trip was am... full info