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About Journeyman

A global macro analyst with over four years experience in the financial market, the author began his career as an equity analyst before transitioning to macro research focusing on Emerging Markets at a well-known independent research firm. He read voraciously, spending most of his free time following The Economist magazine and reading topics on finance and self-improvement. When off duty, he works part-time for Getty Images, taking pictures from all over the globe. To date, he has over 1200 pictures over 35 countries being sold through the company.

Lisbon Day 9: Going Around Lisbon, Museu Coleção Berardo, Sunset at Boca de Vento Elevator

Yesterday’s cross-country bus ride from Seville to Lisbon was a tiring journey, and we slept like a baby through the night. The sun is out by the time I opened the window curtain on our bedroom, which must be around … Continue reading

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Sintra Day 8: Tap Air Portugal Disaster, Bus to Lisbon, Relaxing at Sintra

Today, is the day when disaster strikes. After waking up early at 3am and going to the airport at 4am, we found that our 6.30am flight with Tap Air Portugal to Lisbon has been cancelled. There was no prior notice … Continue reading

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Seville Day 7: Plaza de España, Royal Alcázars of Seville, Setas de Sevilla

To our own disappointment, we woke up very late today, ruining our plan to go to Plaza de España early in the morning when the lights are softer. The sun was already high and the weather was hot when we … Continue reading

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Seville Day 6: Barcelona to Seville Train Ride, Catedral de Sevilla, Seville Museum of Fine Arts

Today we traveled from the eastern coast of Spain to the southeast by train. It was an almost 6.5 hours ride from Barcelona to Seville, one of the largest cities in Western Europe in the 16th century and known for … Continue reading

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Barcelona Day 5: Shopping in Passeig de Gracia, Around University Area and Torres Gloriés

Following a night of drinking and a good meal, we woke up very late today at around 9am, and we took time to pack our luggage in preparation for the next day – when we were going to Seville. We … Continue reading

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