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# 7 Thrown out of the train in Portugal

By Alexandre Schmidt / 14 of April, 2019 /

After our first experience with Workaway at Quinta da Pena (“quinta” is the Portuguese for “site” or “farm”) and having spent a month at Quinta do Muro helping our Portuguese Family, it was time to leave for our second experience, this time in a small town called Benafim , in the middle of the Algarve region. We…

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#6 Immigration in Portugal

By Alexandre Schmidt / 9 of April, 2019 /

After 9 hours and a half of a turbulent flight, with the right to fainting episodes and medical requests on board, the last step before we could say that we were officially on Portuguese grounds was still missing: go through immigration. Even so, Bê was already thrilled to see, during the landing, places she had…

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#5 The day of departure

By Alexandre Schmidt / 30 of March, 2019 /

adeus, aeroporto, airport, departure, goodbye, partida, saudades

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#4 Why we started in Portugal

By Betina Bersch / 30 of March, 2019 /

Hello people! So there were 3 reasons that led us to this decision. The first one is called “price”. We spent a lot of time researching on airfares to various countries on the five continents, because we did not know where we were going; just that we would go… hahaha Until one day we found…

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#3 How we search for flights

By Alexandre Schmidt / 30 of March, 2019 /

One question we are often asked is “How do you do with transportation?” In this article, we talk a little about airline tickets, tools and techniques that we use to choose the deal that best fits the assumptions of our trip, especially the fact that it is a low-cost trip. “And how do you find…

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#2 Have you ever heard about Schengen?

By Betina Bersch / 27 of March, 2019 /

If you want to travel to Europe, it’s very important to know about Schengen. But it’s okay if you don’t, since we didn’t know too before we traveled and even many Europeans have no clue about what it is. We never heard about it and, by pure luck, before we traveled, a friend asked us…

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#1 About this site

By Alexandre Schmidt / 27 of March, 2019 /

Welcome! We created this site because, just like us, before traveling, many people are curious to know more about how it feels like to travel the world. Here we will answer any questions about our journey, planning, places and also give some advice we judge useful for the future traveler. We will share with you…

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