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A day trip from Lisbon to Évora, Portugal

Portugal is filled with beautiful historic towns & cities. Thanks to being a small country, it’s easy to access many of them on a day trip if you are staying in major city. The medieval town of Évora is located less than two hours away from Lisbon, making it perfect for a day trip. I began […]

Capers Market Portland PDX Priority Pass review

The excellent rapid expansion of the Priority Pass offerings at Portland International Airport includes Capers Market. Capers Market is a unique store that sells mostly local items from Portland and the surrounding area. There is also a bar with fresh seafood. I visited Capers Market after visiting Capers Cafe Le Bar. Capers Market is located […]

Travel Contests: October 25, 2017 – Japan, St. Croix, Los Angeles, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to St. Croix; the Garagiste Wine Festival in Paso Robles, California; Los Angeles; Tokyo, Japan; Kyoto, Japan; New York City; Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama; London, England; Italy; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss […]

A food tour of Stockholm, Sweden

During my time in Stockholm, I joined an afternoon-long food tour of the city called “What does Stockholm taste like?” This was another complimentary pre-TBEX activity courtesy of Visit Stockholm. The Nordic experience tour was run by Food Tours Stockholm (TripAdvisor) & covered all aspects of modern Swedish & Scandinavian cuisine. We met at Hotorget outside of […]