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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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Why Allbirds Wool Runners Are My New Favourite Travel Shoes – Couples Travel Article

Why Allbirds Wool Runners Are My New Favourite Travel Shoes I don’t like wearing shoes. Where possible, I go barefoot or wear the minimal footwear possible—usually sandals or ballet flats. But Allbirds are the least shoe-like shoes I’ve ever worn. They are soft and snuggly, more like slippers than running shoes, but they look good enough for city exploring. Allbirds is a New Zealand company and what makes their eco-friendly shoes stand out is their use of merino wool. I…

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A Solo Traveler’s Guide to Koh Samui – Travel Article

International A Solo Traveler’s Guide to Koh Samui Are you looking for an adventure that combines luxury with culture for a unique experience as a solo traveler ? Many in the same situation as your’s, choose Thailand as their first international destination, especially Indians. And Koh Samui is always ranked as one of the favourite places to visit, after Bangkok, Pattaya and Phuket. Koh Samui is the third largest island in Thailand, with exemplary natural beauty, things to do and…

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Northern Lights Trip. 13.02.2020 – Lapland Welcome in Finland – Finland Travel Article

Northern Lights Trip. 13.02.2020 – Lapland Welcome in Finland We went up the hill to get the best view into the North. As we arrived to the spot it started to snow, but we didn’t lose the faith in the Auroras. Together we had a good time around the camp fire, enjoying delicious BBQ and some Finnish traditions. Later in the evening the sky started to open up and we could see some stars. This was the good sign. The…

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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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