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Sintra’s Castle of the Moors

February 27th, 2021 After yesterday’s tour through Pena Palace, today we’re continuing the journey at neighboring Castelo dos Mouros, or Castle of the Moors. The contrast between these neighboring mountaintop forts could not be greater — one colorful and ostentatious to the south; the other rugged and bare to the north. They do share one thing in common — a

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Repost: Lisbon Life

February 24th, 2021 Yesterday’s mystery is solved! We’ve arrived in Portugal, as several of you guessed correctly. The photo shown yesterday was Sagres, at the southwestern tip (post coming soon). We’ll be in Portugal for the next week or so, exploring the southern part of the country. Today we start in Lisbon with its hilly landscape, endless tiles, wonderful food

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Winter Sunset

February 22nd, 2021 After yesterday’s Heavenly ski day, we’re wrapping up our Lake Tahoe visit with a golden winter sunset. On an afternoon such as this one, Lake Tahoe’s placid surface and deep clarity make for multi-layered reflective photos. It’s a very moody lake — sometimes unbelievably still like this and sometimes churning like the maddest ocean. We’ll return to

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