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From Jakarta to Remote West Java — A Road Trip in Indonesia

Friends will always be friends and that is specially true when you’re 13 thousand kilometres away from home and one of your best friends drops by for a visit. A few dinners and a lot more beers later we decided it was time for our first road trip together. Most people would have chosen to […]

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How to stay off the beaten track and have a relaxed weekend in Budapest?

After spending some hours walking around the streets in Budapest I started having mixed feelings that I couldn’t manage to shake away. It’s a strange sensation of wanting to love something that doesn’t want to be loved. Like when you meet someone and develop this breathtaking passion that you know will end up hurting you, […]

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10 Ways to Experience Porto Like a Local

After being the European Capital of Culture in 2001, a revolution to open the north of Portugal, and Porto in particular, to foreign investment and tourism all over the world started to get shape. Since then, Porto was elected 3 times the Best European Destination, saw its number of overnight stays increase to 6.8 million […]

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1 Year Travelling in Southeast Asia After Building My First Tech Startup (Part 3)

It’s a fact, I can’t conceive Christmas without family and this time wouldn’t be an exception. After having a short 3 months of reality the decision to go back to Asia was as natural as waking up in the morning, I idi Let me share with you some of the thoughts crossing my mind during […]

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1 Year Travelling in Southeast Asia After Building My First Tech Startup (Part 2)

After boarding the first of three planes headed to Kuala Lumpur and slowly seeing Porto’s coast line getting behind, it hit me: the asian adventure was really happening! Months of wishful thinking, travel arrangements, Google browsing, anxiety and day dreaming it were about to come to an end. Many people asked me over the years […]

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1 Year Travelling in Southeast Asia After Building My First Tech Startup (Part 1)

I want to say before we move on that this is an article of opinion, not intending to represent anyone’s vision of the events reported besides my own. The year was 2014, I had my first job as a Chief Technology Officer in a company I helped build from the ground up, my own house near […]

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