Political Graffiti Around Coimbra in Pictures


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While I understand the frustration of young people in modern Portugal, their anger at what they perceive to be abandonment by their government who have themselves been forced to impose austerity measures, I can’t accept the vandalism caused to the … Continue reading

A Brief Overview of Coimbra, Beira Litoral, Portugal – Part #1


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Coimbra is the studious heart of Portugal; its magnificent university spread across several sections dominating the old centre of the city. It was the original capital city of Portugal between 1143 and 1255 until it was finally decided that particular … Continue reading