50,000 people from 152 different countries gathering around the edges of a lake in the middle of nowhere in Portugal: Boom Festival 2014

Out of this World: Boom Festival in Portugal

By: Lonely Peleg If you can trust my vague memories I have a story to tell… A week in a parallel universe is the best way to describe this week. 50,000 people from 152 different countries gathering around the edges of a lake in the middle of nowhere in Portugal. BOOM When everyone around you is…

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Falling in Love with Lisbon: Mini Travel Guide [Part 2]

If you haven’t already done so, don’t miss the first part of this relaxed Lisbon Travel Guide: Falling in Love with Lisbon Our second and last full day in Lisbon started with less of a sense of urgency. We’d planned for about the same amount of sightseeing as the day before, and now knew that…

Falling in Love with Lisbon: Mini Travel Guide

I recently returned from a two week European vacation with my parents and my younger sister. We visited Paris, Barcelona, Seville, and Lisbon, four cities I was lucky enough to see for the first time. The trip was very different from my two previous study abroad excursions; probably because I spent my nights in a…