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Authentic Bifana Recipe – A Classic Lisbon Sandwich – Spain Travel Article

Authentic Bifana Recipe – A Classic Lisbon Sandwich Today David jumps the border over to Portugal to bring us the recipe for one of my all-time favorite sandwiches, the humble Portuguese bifana.  In Lisbon, the bifana is king. Anthony Bourdain raved about it, and Lisboetas wouldn’t think of eating anything else as a tasty midnight snack. It might sound humble, but this simple sandwich of thinly-sliced marinated pork packs plenty of flavor!  Bifana: the humble king of Lisbon’s street food…

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How Much Does A Holiday To Spain Cost In Summer 2020? – Spain Travel Article

How Much Does A Holiday To Spain Cost In Summer 2020? IntroductionAs a holiday destination, Spain is as popular as ever. According to the Spanish National Institute of Statistics (INE), in 2019, Spain welcomed 83.7 million tourists, up 1.08% from the previous year. This means that for the 7th year in a row, the number of people travelling to Spain has increased. “This is no surprise” says Spain-Holiday’s CEO Jannich F. Petersen “for those looking for self-catering holidays, Spain ticks…

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How to Use Public Transport in Reykjavik, Iceland – Scandinavian Travel Article

How to Use Public Transport in Reykjavik, Iceland Not sure how to use public transportation in Reykjavik? It’s easy on foot when the weather allows, but during the colder months in Iceland it doesn’t feel entirely inviting, or when pulling luggage or carrying packages. The main form of transportation in Reykjavík is the bus, or Strætó as the locals call it. There is no metro, train or ferry service in Reykjavik. Luckily, the bus service is both accessible and affordable.…

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Kalpitiya Dolphins — Kitesurfing in Sri-Lanka – Sri Lanka Travel Article

Kalpitiya Dolphins — Kitesurfing in Sri-Lanka We started offering Dolphin and Snorkeling tours. In case you are lucky the chances of seeing whales is also high. All our tours are organized with skilled boatmen from the local fishing communities. Most of these persons are from the surrounding fishing communities and are perfect guides on the water, with their long years of experience but most of these persons are not trained tour guides. Which means they are authentic. We choose these…

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Group lunching right by the sea – Spain Travel Article

Group lunching right by the sea For me this place says holiday more than most beach restaurants in Barcelona. An oasis away from the busiest part of Barcelona´s beach & settled beneath the W Hotel you´ll find El Gallito Restaurant. (Photo by El Gallito)(Photo by El Gallito) Green vines cover the pergolas on the outside terrace which is moments from the sea and the colourful cushions and long chunky wooden tables make the perfect setting for a calm, delicious, group lunch…

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60 Best Road Trip Songs from My Playlist to Rock the Long Drive – Travel Article

A long, boring road trip can be turned into a long rocking drive if you have a great list of road trip songs in your playlist. My husband and I love long hours of a road trip and often, we plan to hit the road. It is like an energy booster for us. We enjoy listening to classic old and modern songs, sip tea/coffee from the roadside stalls, occasionally stop to embrace the journey and gazing at the views. We…

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Resorts in Kalpitiya – Book now to relax in beach-front luxury – Sri Lanka Travel Article

Resorts in Kalpitiya – Book now to relax in beach-front luxury Resorts in Kalpitiya: The last few years saw the arrival of kitesurfing in the northwest province of Sri Lanka. This led to the birth of the first resorts in Kalpitiya and on the nearby Kappalady lagoon.As the popularity of kitesurfing in the area increased, so word spread about this unique and still relatively untouched part of Sri Lanka. This has led to travellers beginning to visit the region for reasons other than…

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