Portugal.....finally some sunshine and cheap food May 2nd 2013 We flew to Lisbon from Dublin on the 23rd April. Arriving we caught the metro into the town centre and walked 100 metres to our hotel. We were staying right in the heart of Lisbon. First impressions were great, it was sunny, warm, bustling with people and street performers. Lisbon is a hilly city similar to San Fran in the US. It is so similar it modeled the Great Golden Gate San Fran bridg ... read more
Europe » Portugal » Lisbon & Tagus Valley » Lisbon 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
Scott and I are about to start an adventure of a lifetime. We are spending the next year traveling through Central America, Europe and the Middle East.
We are each taking turns at entering in Blogs of our recent adventures as to where we have been and what we are currently up to.
We are excited to keep you all up to date and hope we can share many exciting memories with you.
Love laura and Soctt xx... full info