Traveling from Peniche to Lisbon and Porto

The best way to get from the beach city of Peniche to Porto and Lisbon via bus and train.

SenseFiction Day – Transform an Idea Into a Social Startup

SenseFiction: The Makesense community mobilizes citizens in different cities all around the world to create social entrepreneurship projects.

Unlikely Travel Essentials

From the most versatile item I can't forget to zip bags, a reusable sack, cord purse, inflatable pillow and water bottle - here are some unlikely items I always remember to pack.

Epilogue to Sabbatical

Below are some observations, opinions and advice that I think are good to pass on for anyone considering long-term travel. The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends. - Shirley MacLaine Observations People are kind and generous I can't even begin to name the ways … Continue reading Epilogue to Sabbatical

Turkey, Stop 8

My final stop on this almost-6-month journey was in Istanbul. I did have the pleasure of spending a day there on a long layover about 3 years ago but this time around was so much better! I was able to stay about a week, meet several locals and see just about everything. The history, culture … Continue reading Turkey, Stop 8