Porto on my mind

HI BEAUTIES! TODAY WE CAN ENJOY THE SWEET, VELVETED AND DEEP VOICE OF CESARIA EVORA WHILE WE’RE ADMIRING A SIMPLE BUT GENUINE SKETCH OF A LIGHTHOUSE. HAVE A NICE DAY!

Adri's Palette

As I look out the window dark clouds are gathering over the pristine sky. The weatherman says fall is here and heavy rains are imminent. And yet I don’t want to let go of the bright sun, the long, warm summer nights and of our walks to the ice cream parlor. Out of pure nostalgia I took out my phone and started to look at the photos we took during our vacation to Porto. It was a weird feeling. Weird, because it just happened, yet it seems so far away. Also, because it feels so foreign, and yet just like home.

Felgueiras Lighthouse, Porto, Portugal

Portugal is this strange mixture of something exotic, something that you cannot quite put your finger on, and yet something you instinctively understand. I can’t really put it into words – and not just because I don’t speak a squeak in Portuguese – because it…

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  1. mmerce60

    I like the language, its music and now this beautiful watercolor, which is also one of my favorite places, a lighthouse! Congratulations to the artist!

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