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    Ogling Obidos // Magical Things to Do in Obidos, Portugal in Two Days

    Disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase from one of them I will recieve a small commision at no extra cost to you, which allows me to keep this blog up and running! The second I saw a picture of the medieval walled city of Obidos, Portugal I knew that I had to go. So after an amazing two days in Aveiro, it was time to set off to the next small Portuguese city that was calling my name. Going between two smaller cities more often visited as day trips from Porto and Lisbon meant several connections and a multiple-hour train journey that would have…

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    Europe Travel,  Travel Itineraries

    Gentle Geneva // One Day in Switzerland’s International Capital

    To be completely honest, there was no real part of me that was dying to visit Geneva. The simple fact of the matter was that it was the cheapest place in Switzerland to fly out of. My lack of a desire to visit Geneva probably contributed to my considering just skipping it all together and spending a longer time in Zurich. In the end, I’m glad I visited the place, but for different reasons than one might expect. I arrived in Geneva around 9:00 at night and walked quickly to my hostel, where I immediately passed out after a long day. The next morning, I set out to get to…