“Paris is always a good idea.” – Audrey Hepburn
To say my time in Paris back in summer of 2015 was akin to something like a passionate one night stand would be a gross injustice to how utterly and absolutely captivating it was. And yet within those short 3 days, the magic, the intrigue, exuding from it all – from the museums to the metro – it seems there is no better way to characterise the myriad of emotions that has gripped my heart since stepping foot onto this city of spellbinding beauty.
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I sometimes think that perhaps I should have the decency to feel slightly ashamed that my travel posts are more than a year late.
….AAAAAND then sometimes I think BETTER LATE THAN NEVER! 😀
And we visit LISBON today! Beautiful Lisbon!
Home of the Bacalhau! Home of the most DELICIOUS Pasteis de Belem!! Home of THOSE GODDAMN PICKPOCKETS because I was almost robbed!!!!!
We begin our story on a beautiful summer’s day, where we find our protagonists Cheryl Adventare and Uminsummer wandering the streets of Lisbon, hunting for their AirBnB for a solid 15 minutes. Seriously, other than the horror of a hotel that was in Cinque Terre, this one came preeeeetty close. The host was pleasant enough, and the house was clean enough, but it was a good 5 to 10 minute hike up Rua Telhal every. single. day. It was steep. Also there was black mould in the bathroom and that doesn’t help too much.
But I digress.
Continue reading “Lazing around in Lisbon (a.k.a: What To Do In Lisbon Other Than Egg Tarts)”