For Portuguese Singers, Opera Is Elsewhere

The tenor Luis Gomes grew up in Sarilhos Grandes, a small Portuguese town across the Tagus River from Lisbon. There was only one bridge at the time, so studying at the conservatory in the city was not simple. The only opera theater in Portugal, Teatro Nacional de São Carlos, seemed like a world away. Continue reading For Portuguese Singers, Opera Is Elsewhere

Portuguese Family Home Turned Into Brightly-Hued Hostel

Aurora Arquitectos and Furo have transformed an old family home near Lisbon into a hostel, with colourful accents throughout based on the tropical patina of sunshine and vacations. Continue reading Portuguese Family Home Turned Into Brightly-Hued Hostel