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Lisbon

Night in Lisbon

Night in Lisbon

Night = Magic The poetry of light is dramatic in the night, especially in the gloaming hour. These photos were taken around Lisbon, I will be adding more as they appear to me . My camera often has a mind of it’s own, I help…

Trip to Praia Portinho da Arrabida

Trip to Praia Portinho da Arrabida

Today we drove 90 minutes south of Lisbon across the Vasco da Gama Bridge (the longest bridge in Europe) to the Arrabida coast, high mountains line the water making for dramatic views. We went to a beach side restaurant for lunch and relaxed on the…

Lisbon Transit

Lisbon Transit

It rained on my first day here, I was riding the 18E Tram home. Our house is far up a very large hill, I prefer to take the tram up as opposed to walking. The weather had changed and so had the type of people…

Gentrification Lisboa

Gentrification Lisboa

Having come to Lisbon every few years, I have been able to track the modernization and gentrification taking place. BElow is a set of photos the older one is 2017 the new 2019. The building was a wreck and ready to be replaced. In the…

Parks of Lisbon

Parks of Lisbon

Jardim de Santos Lisbon is a city with a multitude of parks. This  one is close to the river at the foot of a hill west of the  the Baixa, it is also know as Jardim Nuno Alvares. You can walk from here to the…