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Librería Lello e Irmao (Livraria Lello & Irmao) Rua das Carmelitas, 144. Oporto Also known as Library Chardron. One of the most iconic buildings of Oporto, built by Mr. Francisco Xavier Esteves and opened in 1906. For some authors the most beautiful bookstore in the world, including in the declaration of Oporto City World Heritage Site.

Librería Lello e Irmao (Livraria Lello & Irmao) Rua das Carmelitas, 144. Oporto Also known as Library Chardron. One of the most iconic buildings of Oporto, built by Mr. Francisco Xavier Esteves and opened in 1906. For some authors the most beautiful bookstore in the world, including in the declaration of Oporto City World Heritage Site.

If i could be a dual citizen..i would go to Japan -mixing up my global identity with another cultures

Widener Library, Harvard Yard. Before 9-11, it was possible for anyone to enter the great reading room at Widener. As a student at Harvard in the late 1980s, I recall using the library card catalog, housed in old wooden drawers near the circulation desk - the era before the internet!