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One of the first actions of the new republic on October 12 1910 was to abolish all 14 of the religious holidays previously enjoyed in Portugal, and to create five national bank holidays: January 1...

One story of chocolate, another of Portugal

Last month, I wrote about my trip to the UK and the start of my exploration of sugar, chocolate and the links to Portugal. It all started with reading Beatrice, a book about the Quaker, Beatrice...

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