Tag: portugal

The Azores

The Azores

The Azores (Photo Credit) Make your next travel destination to the Archipelago Islands of the Azores.

Portuguese Desserts, Jeremiah Duarte Bills

Portuguese Desserts, Jeremiah Duarte Bills

Jeremiah Duarte Bill lives in California and loves to bake for his family who are of Portuguese heritage.  To share his love of Portuguese sweets Jeremiah is currently testing his baking skills with an upcoming Portuguese dessert cookbook.

Bacalhôa Buddha Eden, Portugal

Bacalhôa Buddha Eden, Portugal

Bacalhôa Buddha Eden, Portugal The Bacalhôa Buddha Eden Garden, located in Bombarral (Portugal), is the largest oriental garden found in Europe.  With 35 hectares (86 acres) of green space it is home to an extensive collection of Buddhas, statues, and other Asian-inspired artwork. 

For the Love of Portuguese Food, Interview

For the Love of Portuguese Food, Interview

Traditional Portuguese Cuisine Author of cookbook, For the Love of Portuguese Food, Milena Rodrigues grew up in a Portuguese household where eating hearty, homemade meals prepared lovingly by her mother was a daily event.  In her collection of traditional recipes, Milena shares simple dishes for anyone […]

Aldeia Tipica Jose Franco

Aldeia Tipica Jose Franco

Jose Franco Village Museum – A real family trip to a rural past in Portugal  I was pleasantly surprised to learn that Margaret, in her recent trip to Portugal, visited an open air museum known as the Typical Village of Jose Franco (Aldeia Tipica Jose […]

Interview with Portuguese Author of Children’s Books

Interview with Portuguese Author of Children’s Books

 Ana Luisa Carapinheiro, also known as Ana La Bella Carapinheiro, is a teacher and Portuguese author of children’s books.  She was born in 1982 and lives in Espinho near Porto in Portugal. She has a graduate degree in Educational Psychology and published her first book when she was […]