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Malanje – Rapids of Kwanza and Black Sables

Malanje is a province in Center North of Angola. Its capital also named Malanje is 421 Km from Luanda. The most famous landmarks are the Kalandula waterfalls, the black stones of Pungo Andongo and the...

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Sports Tourism – Allianz Arena and Bayern Museum

If you know me you know that I am a huge sports fan! Football above it all, but Tennis, Ice Hockey, Cycling, Athletics, you name it! Heck, even Gymnastics, Fencing or Judo in Olympic years!...

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Cordoba – The legacy of Muslism in Spain

Visiting Cordoba was a must, during our road trip through Andalusia. One the most beautiful and important cities of Andalusia, and the best example of the Moorish influence in Spain. Cordoba was once (in the...

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Caminito Del Rey – The infamous world most dangerous trail

Caminito Del Rey was once famous for being extremely dangerous, it was even named the world’s most dangerous walkway. As its reputation rose it became an attraction for adrenaline junkies and adventurous people in general. It was...

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Los Cahorros – Hiking in Sierra Nevada, Spain

Los Cahorros is a hiking trail in the lower hills of the Sierra Nevada, Spain. It’s located in Monachil, a small municipality just 8 Kilometers from Granada’ center. Los Cahorros gorge is a well known destination...

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The Spanish Riviera – Marbella, Andalusia

What’s the first thing on your mind when hear Marbella? Well, mine is Jesus Gil y Gil, former mayor of Marbella and Atletico’s President… 🙂 Well, but probably that’s just me. Marbella is famous for...

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Andalusia’s Costa del Sol – Malaga

Malaga is a big city, second biggest of Andalusia the 6th biggest in Spain with more than 500.000 inhabitants. It is also one of Europe’s oldest continuously inhabited city, since 8th century BC. Malaga was settled by...

Angolan Cuisine – An Expat’s View

One of the things we like the most about traveling and living in different countries is trying new food, new tastes. And in Angola we discovered a whole new world of different tastes and ingredients we...

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What will you learn working in Angola as expat?

We have been wanting to do a recap post about our working experience in Angola for a while now. After almost 5 years working for an Angolan company, first from Portugal (with several visits to Angola)...

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Thailand – a Journey about Freedom (I)

Sa-wat-dii-khap (khâ)! (Welcome to Thailand!) You certainly had heard that Thailand is “the smile’s land”. And that is not a lie… Today we want to tell you a little bit of our experience traveling around...

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All you need to Know about Malaria

Malaria in Angola is endemic, the leading cause of death, and work/school absenteeism. Angola recorded 2,915 deaths from malaria in the first quarter of this year, compared with 8,000 for the whole of 2015 and...

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Best Beaches in Angola

When you think of great beaches you probably don’t think of Angola. We have never seen an Angolan beach in those internet contests… Well that’s not entirely surprising, Angola is probably one of the least...

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The SECRET to find the best hotel rates

This post aims to show the step by step method to discover the best rate for a night in a hotel. Many of you probably just go to booking.com or hotels.com search for a while and then...

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Botswana: Best destination of 2016

Botswana was voted as one of the best places in the world to travel in 2016, and it can easily be explained by the Okavango Delta and the National Chobe park. The highlights of Botswana. Botswana is...

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Kissama National Park – A Safari in Angola

Kissama national park is about 75 km south to Luanda. It’s close enough to easily do a day trip and far enough to be completely outside the city influence. The park entrance is just 2...