One morning in Havana I realized I didn’t have enough “convertibles” for the day (Convertible is one of the two official currencies, mostly used by tourists), and that meant that the first thing I had to do that day was
I went there in early June, before the summer’s peak, with a specific purpose of capturing the island’s mood waking from winter. And went to a more remote region I have been wanting to go for a long time in order to get that: the Westfjords.
“Meu lindo Agosto!”, a Portuguese expression that, in all its known variations, can be translated to “My lovely August!”. An expression that obviously relates to Summer holidays, but has a deeper meaning in Portuguese culture.