RTP reports that member states of the European Union are allowed to suspend the COVID digital certificate if the pandemic justifies it. Related: How to get a COVID digital certificate
Mask-wearing and sped-up vaccinating don’t seem to be doing enough.
Thanks to 1,560 new cases, restrictions in LX are back in place, including working from home, early closures, restricted travel, and more.
Did you know that If you’re a foreigner living in Lisbon you may be able to vote in the upcoming city elections. Local magazine Mensagem put together a how to
“The moments of déjà vu were coming more frequently, now. Moments would stutter and hiccup and falter and repeat. Sometimes whole mornings would repeat. Once I lost a day. Time seemed to be breaking down entirely.”
Our friends at Mensagem want to answer all the questions you were too afraid to ask about Portugal’s local elections. In English.
LISB-ON held out the longest, but alas, no Sound Garden this year either.
But apparently only 3% of Portuguese report having to pay bribes, compared to an EU average of 7%.
The City Council has apologized, but they’ve admitted to sharing intel with foreign powers before.
It’s more of a cookie bite than a “ring of fire” here in Portugal, but how often do eclipses come around on the nation’s biggest holiday? Plus what else are you going to do?