Novembro 10, 2018

EVS Experience – One Year Later

What are you doing here, Mari?  You are not a volunteer anymore. Yes, but none removed my account on the blog… and that’s nice because I really […]
Maio 16, 2018

EVS in Portugal: one month later

  Ola, tudo bem Contigo? I am here to write about my 6 months EVS experience in Portugal, working in Miratejo with the association Rato-ADCC. In […]
Fevereiro 2, 2018

The power of stories

Some years ago I completed my master degree with a thesis about the useful role of communication and storytelling in helping NGO and non-profit organizations. For this […]
Dezembro 22, 2017

Dinner of Lights

Christmas is coming. Here in Corroios, we are not feeling the Christmas atmosphere so strong, because of a lot a sun and warm (sometimes) days. But […]
Dezembro 9, 2017

Discovering Seixal

Seixal is municipal chamber in the district of Setúbal. It is a at a distance of about 8 kilometers from Corroios. Seixal is a really nice place, with […]
Novembro 28, 2017

The 4 things that maybe you didn’t know about food in Portugal

I’m Italian and for this I’m obviously fixed with food stuff. So I’m happy to explain the 4 things that maybe you didn’t know about food […]
Novembro 15, 2017


Belém (Portuguese pronunciation: [b??l????]), whose name is derived from the Portuguese word for Bethlehem, is the southwesternmost civil parish (called freguesia) of the municipality of Lisbon. Until 2012, the area of Belém had its […]
Outubro 19, 2017

First days in Corroios

Hi everyone! I’m Marialaura and I just arrived in Corroios as a volunteer for Rato ADCC organization. I’m an Italian 28 girl – I know, so […]