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Daydreaming Travels Denise

Hey, I'm Denise!

I am a passionate traveller and world-explorer. Going on adventures, learning about new cultures and practising my photography skills are just some of my passions. Let me take you on an adventure around the world!

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6 Things to do and see in Valencia

Valencia is a beautiful city on the coast of Valencia. It is easily accessible by train, bus or plane as it has its own airport. Valencia is the perfect place to spend a few days to explore the city and its beauty.
Read below for 6 things to do and see in Valencia in 2 Days.

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A Day Trip to Belém, Portugal

Belém is a very charming part of the municipality of Lisbon and only about 30 min by train from the city center. When you plan a trip to Lisbon, I would recommend that you plan a day or half-day trip

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Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra
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Exploring Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra

I believe one of the must-do sights in Sintra is the Quinta da Regaleira – located about a 10-minute walk away from the beautiful historic center of Sintra. It was definitely one of my favorite places to visit in Sintra and

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Travelling to Lisbon in November
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Visiting Lisbon in November

The high season for tourists going to Lisbon is usually from March to October which got me thinking if going to Lisbon in November is really such a good idea. I had already been to Porto in January and it

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Moorish Castle Sintra
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Visiting the Moorish Castle in Sintra

The Moorish Castle was built between the 8th and 9th centuries by the Moors and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its purpose was to act as a control tower for the Atlantic Coast to the west and the

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How to get from Lisbon to Sintra

When you are travelling to Lisbon, make sure you plan in a day or two to explore Sintra and Cascais in the Western part of the country. The cities are about a one hour train ride away from Lisbon and

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Free Walking Tour in Lisbon
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5 Reasons for Joining a Free Walking Tour in Lisbon

Lisbon is a charming city right in the heart of Portugal and full of so much history and culture. On my first day walking around the city, I was stopped at Praça Luís de Camões by a person with a recycled yellow bag asking me if I wanted to join a free walking tour.

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