North Portugal November 11th 2018 Carl’s concert at Coimbra university went really well. He delivered an hour lecture speaking as a musician to the audience of musicians in terms they fully understood. But he also spoke about the zen of shakuhachi. The students learnt that there is more to music than the Western tradition and some were deeply inspired and wanted to purchase a shakuhachi and pursue studies in Japan.
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Europe » Portugal » Northern » Porto 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
Miss Muckenfuss, famous author and spymaster with the RCMPee, is sending her younger sister Heather Matthews on a three month investigation of major crime in Spain and Portugal. It appears there is too much high quality cheese and wine in those countries. Heather Matthews will do her best to investigate the situation.... full info