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Is it worth it to move to Portugal

Portugal is a small state in southwestern Europe.The population is about 10.5 million people, and over the past five years this figure has been declining. Natural growth is decreasing, and until recently, the country's national composition (97% - Portuguese) is almost uniformly diluted by visiting Ukrainians, Moldavians, Romanians and Bulgarians, as well as immigrants from South America - Brazilians and Venezuelans.
Style

How to transform an apartment using home plants

Flowers in vases or pots decorate the house no worse than designer furniture and works of art. The modern assortment of vases, flowerpots, coasters, watering cans, mini-beds and other devices for home floriculture is such that anyone can green the house in an original and tasteful way. In addition, this is an area in which one can and should independently come up with interesting decorative solutions.
Movies of the week

"Guardians of the Galaxy", "Stay in my shoes", "Doomsday - 2"

Guardians of the Galaxy The Guardians of the Galaxy DIRECTOR: James Gunn Cast: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Lee Pace, Benicio Del Toro, Glenn Close Story of Young Earthling Peter Quill, Alien robbers kidnap. Two decades later, Quill calls himself the Star Lord, walks around with a cassette player and does not blow his mustache until one day he gets into his hands an extremely important space artifact, which is hunted by an interplanetary-scale villain Ronan and his minions.
People in the city

Mercury Retrograde Period: How Instagram Astrologers from Yekaterinburg Work

Astrology, a paranoscience that studies the influence of planets on the fate of people, is rooted in the deep past: back in Ancient Mesopotamia, it was engaged in predicting events of a national scale. The main method of astrological activity is the construction and interpretation of astrological charts - schematic images of the location of celestial bodies at some point in time.
Food

New Place: Lunchbox

On Bolshaya Nikitskaya, the Lunchbox fast-food cafe opens. Today, on June twenty-fifth, the fast-food cafe, invented by Stepan Mikhalkov, the creator of the network of bakery and confectionery "Bread & Co" and the restaurants "Vanil" and "Vertinsky", - Lunchbox, at Bolshaya Nikitskaya, 24, was launched in test mode.
Guide

30 best films of the Moscow film festival

The 41st international film festival will be held in Moscow from April 18 to 25, which is still worth going to not for the sake of competition (for example, last year the Yakut film “Tsar Bird” won - remember this?), But for the sake of a large parallel program, where you can see festival news for the last year, retrospectives of honored directors, current documentary films and much more.

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Weekends

Exhibition of Isaac Levitan, concerts "Aigel" and "Intourist" and films by Takeshi Kitano

Text by Nastya Makosta In the photo: shot from the movie "Drinking buddies" Film screenings MMOMA Cinema: Film lectures with Alisa Tayozhnaya A series of 12 lectures with film screenings, which will be conducted by film critic, journalist and author Life around Alisa Tayozhnaya. The theme of the series "Cinema and Modernity: A Director's View on the Social Problems of the 21st Century" is about the reaction of mainstream and festival cinema to changes in society.
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What to buy in a joint collection of H&M and Eytys | 2019
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What to buy in a joint collection of H&M and Eytys

H&M continues its collaboration course and, two months after a joint collection with Moschino, launches another one with the Stockholm brand Eytys, known for its catchy sneakers and boots on bulky platforms. The peculiarity of the collaboration is that it is completely gender. Clothing, shoes and accessories from it are not even formally divided into male and female.
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Three unbanal breakfasts with eggs | 2019
Chef Recipes

Three unbanal breakfasts with eggs

Regis Trigel, brand-chef of the Brasserie Most restaurant, BORN AUGUST 1979, PARIS, unlearned at Le Cordon Bleu. The career of the cook began at Maxim's and Lancaster restaurants in Paris. The first serious experience was working in the restaurants of the Plaza Athenee and Le Regence hotels (with two Michelin stars). Then Regis worked with famous chefs Christophe Leroy and Alan Ducasse in restaurants in France and Switzerland.
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What teachers live on | 2019
Personal account

What teachers live on

Life around opens a new section in which representatives of different professions will talk about their income and expenses. In the first issue - a teacher from St. Petersburg. According to the city committee for education, teachers in schools here on average receive 41,561 rubles, which is noticeably less than in Moscow (63,162 rubles, according to the Federal State Statistics Service), but more than the average for Russia (35,000, according to the minister education).
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Life around experiment: Where to go with a dog? | 2019
Interesting

Life around experiment: Where to go with a dog?

In Moscow, you can still see dogs tied with a leash waiting for their owners at the porch of the store. Another thing is the restaurant: for an hour, or even more, you won’t leave the dog at the door. Nevertheless, the townspeople, including active ones, who often have to eat outside the house, still have dogs. The editor around Life around Anna Maslovskaya, having borrowed Hunter's dachshund from her friend, checked what it was like to go to restaurants with him.
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I hardly use money | 2019
Personal experience

I hardly use money

Alternative ways of economic life in the modern world are almost impossible. However, you can be an activist who breaks out of the vicious circle of capitalism, using loopholes in the system, and at the same time live in a big city. Life around met with a resident of St. Petersburg, who is able to fully live, practically without using money.
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"Christmas on the Farm", "Identification of the Snow Maiden" and another 20 New Year's performances | 2019
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"Christmas on the Farm", "Identification of the Snow Maiden" and another 20 New Year's performances

Tickets for Moscow Christmas trees disperse instantly. We gathered performances that you can still catch: from baby trees and science shows at the Polytechnic University to classical theater productions of any age. Text: Irina Korneevskaya For the smallest “Christmas on the Farm” Festival Age: 0+ When: December 22-23 Where: “City Farm” at the Exhibition of Economic Achievements Price: 500 rubles, children up to 3 years old - free of charge seasons-project Christmas Festival on a farm "from the Seasons Project in the" City Farm "at VDNKh - a good place for a New Year's fairy tale: snow-white snowdrifts, magic trees, real lambs in a stable.
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Shop craft beer "El and Stout" has opened its own bar | 2019
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Shop craft beer "El and Stout" has opened its own bar

Craft beer store "El and Stout" opened its own bar with the same name on Sretenka. About this Life around said co-owner of the institution Dmitry Krovyakov. "El and Stout" is already receiving guests, but so far in test mode. And within two weeks, the bar should be fully operational. The institution is located in a two-story building with an area of ​​140 meters.
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What men say: 6 monologues about a typical entrepreneur day
Management

What men say: 6 monologues about a typical entrepreneur day

Every morning, Sergey Shalaev from Surfingbird goes to the bathtub to feel like he is sinking to the bottom. Lawyer Yegor Kovalenko rushes to peel a punching bag. The head of the Russian Groupon, Vadim Fedotov, opens the company's website. Max Vydrin from X-Cart drinks freshly brewed coffee. COO Pixonic Philip Gladkov intercepts a poppy seed roll on the way, and Aero Creative Agency co-owner Vladimir Sinelnikov applies himself to a can of Red Bull.
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Van Gogh Alive Exhibition
Photoreport

Van Gogh Alive Exhibition

In a tent specially built on Konyushennaya Square, the multimedia exhibition Van Gogh Alive ("Van Gogh. Revived Canvases") opened - a project of the Australian company Grand Exhibitions, which has been touring the world for the last couple of years. The exposition involved three thousand dynamic images related to the life and work of the artist.
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Owners of Gyros for Heroes open a burger in Big Ordynka
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Owners of Gyros for Heroes open a burger in Big Ordynka

On September 3, a new burger Burger Heroes opens on Bolshaya Ordynka. About this Life around told representatives of the institution. The burger room is located in a two-story mansion of the 19th century, which is located near the Tretyakovskaya metro station. The owners of the burger are partners Igor Podstreshnoy and Denis Sarvin, who called for the development of recipes for the sous chef "Crisis of the genre" (recently renamed Imagine Café) and "Propaganda" by Kirill Kuznetsov.
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August discoveries
New in the Lower

August discoveries

"Ceylon" Address: st. Bolshaya Pokrovskaya, 15 Working hours: 12: 00-22: 00 Average bill: 400 rubles The creators of an atmospheric cafe offer guests a trip to the shores of colonial India without leaving the city center. The assortment of the establishment has a lot of tropical greenery and fresh flowers, colored stained-glass windows and photogenic peeling walls in yellow-blue tones, three kinds of curry, authentic desserts and drinks.
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Weekends in the city: Concert of Blargsy Bargeld, "Earth Hour" and distribution of animals
Entertainment

Weekends in the city: Concert of Blargsy Bargeld, "Earth Hour" and distribution of animals

Concert Blixa Bargeld Blix musical experimenter is known as the leader of the German industrial group with a 30-year history of Einsturzende Neubauten, ally of Nick Cave and the voice of the mummy in the eponymous Hollywood blockbuster. This time the musician comes alone and will perform using only his voice as instruments, from time to time distorting it with the help of technical lotions.
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Nordeka in Trubnikovsky Lane
A place

Nordeka in Trubnikovsky Lane

In Trubnikovsky Lane on two floors of a detached mansion, a new restaurant, Nordeka, has opened. The name of the owners was not disclosed, and Konstantin Zykov, who previously worked with Novikov, was invited to the restaurant as a chef. Not North North The name speaks for itself: the emphasis here is on northern cuisine.
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