Monthly Archives: October 2012

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Pão Por Deus – a Portuguese tradition that started in the region of Lisbon

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On November 1st 1755 Lisbon was hit by a very large earthquake that brought down a large part of downtown Lisbon.  The Great Lisbon Earthquake.  Today, that area of Lisbon is known as Baixa Pombalina (named after the Marquis of … Continue reading