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The rhythm of Lisbon

When I got to Jardim da Estrela, where the OutJazz festival was supposed to take place, I was already dead tired.  It was one of those days that seems to be made especially to prove the relativity of time. One … Continue reading

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Vielas de Alfama

“Vielas de Alfama Beijadas pelo luar Quem me dera lá morar Pra viver junto do fado” I must say I don’t understand a word of this, but when I hear it sang by Mariza, with her unmistakeable rugged voice, who … Continue reading

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Postcard from Lisbon

Old yellow trams crammed with people, crawling noisily on steep narrow streets in bohemian neighborhoods are an iconic image of Lisbon. But even when taking an iconic photo, it requires more effort than I thought: to find a good viepoint, … Continue reading

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Graffiti loving cat

This photo was taken in Alfama, the old Moorish quarter of Lisbon, a maze of narrow streets, squares, steep stairways and pitoresque little corners – such as this one – screaming to be photographed.

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Summer of love

The photo on the left in this collage belongs to Robert Altman, one of my favorite photographers, whose book “The Sixties” I totally adore. And I guess you don’t have to be a hippie to like his amazing photos documenting the … Continue reading

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