Read my latest, a story about Hungary's Balaton Lake in the spring issue of Endless Vacation magazine

Lisbon

Posted by Anja | April 26, 2010

Today I miss Lisbon. Portugal's capital popped up in conversation several times in the last few days. Earlier this afternoon, I was having lunch with two colleagues who have never...

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Posted by Anja | July 30, 2008

I'm cheating, I admit. Since I'm crazy busy preparing for a much-needed holiday (the lovely Adriatic, here I come!), I've decided to recycle my own work and post a link...

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Posted by Anja | June 24, 2008

If in Lisbon and tired of packed bars of Bairro Alto or Bica, here are a few more offbeat cultural options. Bacalhoeiro (Rua dos Bacalhoeiros 125, first & second floor;...

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Posted by Anja | June 19, 2008

Last Sunday evening at an open-air milonga in Lisbon, two impromptu solo performances made the event even more entertaining. Video shot by Hoji Fortuna.

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Posted by Anja | June 13, 2008

On June 12 every year, Lisboetas take to the streets to celebrate their patron saint, St Anthony. Known to be the protector of lost items, the poor, travelers and marriage,...

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Posted by Anja | April 18, 2008

In case you're wondering, I haven't actually left Lisbon since the last post. In fact, I've been stuck to the computer screen trying to catch up on work and tie...

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Posted by Anja | March 12, 2008

An avid fan of urban renewal, I'm always on the lookout for industrial spaces being refurbished for a creative purpose. Just such a space is currently underway in Lisbon: LX...

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Posted by Anja | March 10, 2008

This is a shout-out to my dear friend, next-door neighbor and an amazingly talented designer, Aleksandar Protich. This past Saturday, the models at Casino Estoril - the site of this...

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Posted by Anja | February 29, 2008

Now that I've been here for almost a month, I thought I'd share my top 10 Lisbon experiences, a mix of tourist favorites that I consider worth the hullabaloo and...

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Posted by Anja | February 26, 2008

This past weekend I ventured out twice, on Friday and Saturday night, to see the festival of one-acts plays produced by Lisbon Players. Staged in lovely Estrela Hall, a small...

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