1st time skiing – San Vigilio di Marebbe

Ciao! Last Friday started my half term holidays and in that evening we travelled to Bologna. I was really excited to go to Italy, not only because I had never been there before and I really wanted to go but also because I started to selfteaching myself and learn Italian this year and this was…

Welcome 2017

Hi! Welcome to 2017! (Yes, I can’t believe this is my first post in 2017…) I am so sorry I haven’t written for a long time. But I did not forget my blog and during this time I was always thinking about what I could tell you. So that now I can tell you the more…

the DESIGN MUSEUM 

On the 24th of November the new Design Museum opened in Kensington High Street and it was free just during the first weekend. So I went there on Friday 25th and I loved it! The building is really interesting and the exhibition named ||Design|Maker|User|| was very good. It presents design as a dialogue between these…

Christmas time in London

Last Saturday, my aunt, my cousin and I went to Marylebone to see the Christmas lights. It is official: the Christmas time have arrived to London! We went to Oxford Street and it was really amazing! The street was full of people, some of them were tourists and others were londoners doing their shopping. Maybe…

Trick or Treat

On the 31st October it was Halloween! It was my first time in a real Halloween evening! My cousins and I walked around some streets near home and it is fantastic how people decorate their houses for Halloween and the quantity of people dressed up!🕷🕸🎃 My cousin Rafael was Donald Trump, a real nightmare, Lucas…

Home sweet home

On the October half-term holidays, I went to Portugal to visit my family and to celebrate my birthday! 🎂🍰 It was an amazing trip as it was the first time I made a flight on my own and because I really missed my family and friends! It was very good to see them all again!…

Wonderful autumn in London’s parks

Today, my godmother and I went on a Sunday bike ride around Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens! It was extraordinary! The London’s parks are full of colour and sometimes we need to stop our life and just look at nature! Everything is just amazing! If you can, I highly suggest you to come to London…

My 18th Birthday 

Last Friday, 21st October, it was my 18th birthday! It was the first time I celebrated my birthday away from home but it was an amazing day! As every Friday, I had to go to school, but this time when I arrived my friends surprised me with two big balloons with #1 and #8! 🎈🎈…

More about me and this blog…

I am Catarina, a 17-year-old Portuguese girl (turning 18) and in August 2016 I moved to London! I am having so much fun that I decided to start this blog and share with you my experiences, my travels, thoughts, questions and discoveries in this awesome city!

About Me

Hello! I am Catarina and this is my new blog! If you want to find out more about me and about what this blog is going to be about please stay tuned and see my first posts! Thank you! See you soon!