Series "It has been a while" - IJune 14, 2017 in Portugal
Arriving in Lisbon after one month in Eastern Europe I plan to revisit my past here. First stop is the Zoo. Haven't been there since I was 22. That's almost 30 years. Memories, my father, childhood. I decide to stop by in a cafe we used to go after visiting the zoo. It doesnt exist anymore but the neons are still there.
Then I visit Lisbon's Books Fair, something I've been tryingvto do for years. I have stronger memories buried here. Not only childhood and father. Youth, in general. University years. Girlfriens, long June days, longing for my school mates, gone in thevlong Summer vacations. I find the fair better than ever.Read more