We meet again... at last. - Darth Vader
While trying to prepare other actual posts and to fill this enormous gap without posting, here's a lovely sequence of photos of highlights during this summer until now, just after I arrived from my camping vacations.
The Rolling Stones on Rock in Rio Lisbon!
Visiting Guincho (beach) and Cascais  
along with Hamidou and Yomaira!
The view from the Padrão dos Descobrimentos in Belém.
Belém Tower

Quinta da Regaleira- 1st stop when visiting Sintra!
Mystical corners in the estate's garden...
Yomaira's Bacalhau com Natas (Codfish with cream, literally)
The Pena National Palace
Tiny details.. 
"There's no nook in Sintra that is not a poem - Eça de Queiroz"
Walking around in Porto...
The D. Luiz I Bridge and the Douro river
Porto wine caves from the Real Companhia Velha
Oh no! Where are we? :p 

Pork Steak with Mustard Sauce at Martinho da Arcada (1782), 
one of the oldest restaurants in Lisbon.

This year's audition:
3rd mov. of the Sonata in C minor K457 by W. A. Mozart
My workplace for a month - The Museum of Portuguese Music

 "Trauma", from the contemporary (tiny) exhibit "The Ultimate Condition",
by Madalena éme.
My brother's birthday cake - The Best Chocolate Cake [in the World] 
(it's really its name, and it is SO true)
Visiting Nazaré (Nazareth) and São Martinho do Porto with my family...

Finishing supper at Óbidos Medieval Fair.
1st day setting down while camping in Vila Nova de Milfontes.
One of our beaches.
Typical portuguese southern street.
The Mira river going to the sea...

And that's it for now!



P.S.: Check this great HuffPost about Street Art in Lisbon!