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The 20 Euro Meal

 Flag of Coimbra I realized I’ve drawn out my three week vacation in France and Portgual to three months of blog post (which are summarized so far here and here). And I’m sad to say, I’m also at the end of recounting my trip. Quinta das Lagrimas, Dom Pedro and Ines de Castro’s hideaway […]

The University of Coimbra

  Our next stop in Portugal was Coimbra, a medieval town complete with an extremely old and well-regarded university. The city itself is in three parts: the medieval section at the top of the hill, the commercial district at the bottom of the hill, and the section across the river where there are a few […]