Today we celebrate the “Dia da Liberdade” (Freedom’s day), it honors the revolution that happened back on the 25th April 1974, known as the “Revolução dos Cravos” (“Gillyflower’s revolution”), which freed Portugal from dictature.
On April 24, a group of soldiers secretly installed the command post of the coup movement, in Lisb…[Read more]
I forgot to explain! The revolution got it’s name because a lady distributed gillyflowers to the millitants, who then put them up their shotguns. Now, the gillyflowers symbolize the bravery and liberty of our country!
Ana Fernandes commented on the post, JUST ANOTHER DAY IN QUARANTINE — THE DAY BEFORE EASTER 1 month, 2 weeks ago
I’ve been quarantined for almost 6 weeks now, really trying to keep the routine. Been resting a lot, studying for finals (which is so much harder and not so fun without friends), working out (😉), watching a good bunch of movies and documentaries, taking long walks by the river and the hill (it has been soooo sunny, makes it a lot easier to get…[Read more]
Hope you’re doing great! I saw on your instagram that friday there will be another fire drill and since I’m not from the US, I was wondering if i could still join?
I also saw that you´re doing a live table read from Grace and Frankie tomorrow, I’m really looking foward to it!
Ana Fernandes commented on the post, COVID-19 HAS CREATED A PIVOTAL TIME WHEN THE FUTURE MAY BE DECIDED: 2 months ago
We’re all panicking over Covid-19, which is more than understandable but I agree with you, this is such a learning opportunity! Not only for the governments, to be more aware and take action to help prevent these situations (and maybe improve the emergency plans- I think one of the reasons the virus spread so fast was, in part, because of the i…[Read more]
I think it’s great that you do that! Definitely going to check it out!
I love it too ahah, It’s a small country but it´s so beautiful and friendly (and we do have the best food), hope you pay us a visit sometime! 😘
Hi! I´m Ana, I’m 19 and I’m from Portugal. I’m on my 2nd year of pharmaceutical sciences, so I take this Covid-19 pandemic really serious and I salute you for taking a stand to help soften down this pandemic!
I’m quarantined for almost a month now (I’ve been in prophylactic isolation for 2 weeks since a girl from my class contracted the virus,…[Read more]