Tag: portuguese

July 5, 2007 / Text

I’m sitting in the Portuguese Consulate in Rotterdam today, for what is always an entertaining adventure. While there isn’t an enormous amount of Portuguese flocking to live and work in the Netherlands, there are still enough so that someone is inevitably standing in front of…

August 1, 2006 / Text

The family upstairs lives in Switzerland. The other family upstairs, their car has French license plates. Apparently the other apartment that’s for sale in this modest little building, that guy is Canadian. We’re all Portuguese, mind you. But this is the reality of Portugal, especially…

April 25, 2006 / Audio

In honor of my favorite Portuguese holiday of the year: Also read my previous years’ entries.