Netherlands. Amsterdam. August 13, 2007. Group of Portuguese friends during an Eurail. In 2007, 30.9% of all Eurail Passes were sold to young people. These figures confirm that it is becoming increasingly popular for young people to explore the experience of traveling Europe by train.

Portugal. Lisbon. January 10, 2009. Thiago Neves makes a Frontside Flip in Figueira Square. It is increasingly common to find young people doing skate tricks in historical areas of the city.

Portugal. Lisbon. February 19, 2009. Financial advisors Tiago Catita and Tito Tavares make a pause in a friend's house before returning to work, on a night that promises to be long. According to the National Institute of Statistics, the unemployment rate among young people in Portugal rose to 23.4% in the third quarter, which means that companies increasingly require more from those who hire.

Portugal. Lisbon. April 4, 2009. "Fred", 31 years, smoking a crack pipe in his room. Former drug addict, currently lives and works in Lisbon as a bartender, after a troubled youth living in diverse countries such as Switzerland and Brazil.

Portugal. Lisbon. May 6, 2009. Max and Daniela in their kitchen. Max, a musician, came from Brazil looking for a better life in Portugal and Daniela, Portuguese, moved from Azores to Lisbon with the same objective as the father of her daughter.

Portugal. Lisbon. June 12, 2009. The big St Anthony's parade (known as the Marchas Populares) on the night of the 12 June takes place during the Parties of Lisbon, the Portuguese capital is draped in colourful paper streamers. They parade through the city in vintage cars during the early evening. Later on, the grand parade makes its way along the Avenida da Liberdade.

Portugal. Cascais. June 10, 2009. Gika Lara dancing during the Musa Carcavelos Reggae Festival. Over 13 years, Creative has launched new talent in the music scene, through the Musa Festival. In a spirit of selfless participation of all, this non-profit event and based on voluntary consolidated a community of young people who believe it is possible to do something different.

Portugal. Aljezur. August 5, 2009. Surfing lifestyle in Carrapateira parking, located in the South-western coast of Portugal. The Western coast is one of the major surfing destinations for surfers from around the globe as the long Atlantic rollers sweeping onto the west coast beaches offer ideal surfing conditions.

Portugal. Lisbon. September 9, 2009. The night was long, when Sophie, French, took part of her clothes to dance with one of the regular customers of the bar "Cuba à La Vista" in Bairro Alto. Bairro Alto is the heart of Lisbon's youth culture and nightlife.

Portugal. Lisbon. October 3, 2009. Chris, Norwegian, photographed at his home in Lisbon. Altogether he had more than 15 tattoos on his body. The one on his hands saying "LIVE" was dedicated to his will to live after a childhood marked by small crimes that later led him to prison in his home country.

Romania. Bucharest. April 17, 2010. Romani woman and her daughter in the Obor market, Bucharest's largest public market. The Roma are the most socially-disadvantaged minority group in Romania.

Romania. Bucharest. May 14, 2010. Erasmus students, from Spain and Italy, settling scores and Rene, an Erasmus student from France in the kitchen of his residence, during a party. The Erasmus Programme is their first time living and studying abroad. Hence, it has become a cultural phenomenon and is very popular among European students. The Programme fosters not only learning and understanding of the host country, but also a sense of community among students from different countries.

Portugal. Lisbon. March 21, 2011. Homeless looking for a place to sleep. In 2004, a study of the Lisbon Municipality has determined that there are 931 homeless people currently living in Lisbon.

Portugal. Lisboa. April 28, 2011. Sara Kostov is the daughter of PR Tecas Lopes and former Bulgarian player of Sporting Vanio Kostov. She started her social life through the parties organized by her mother and ended up being recognized by the general public after appearing on the cover of men's magazine FHM in January 2007.

Portugal. Lisbon. May 23, 2011. Group of campers at Rossio Square in Lisbon. Protesters installed in Rossio square for the past month were a symbol of the anti-establishment movement just like those at the Puerta del Sol Square in Madrid, and encompassed people with many different social backgrounds.

Portugal. Lisbon. May 24, 2011. Unknown lady with the group of campers at Rossio Square in Lisbon. Protesters installed in Rossio square for the past month were a symbol of the anti-establishment movement just like those at the Puerta del Sol Square in Madrid, and encompassed people with many different social backgrounds.

Portugal. Lisbon. March 10, 2012. Black and white film project about the Feira do Relogio, later a public showcase at the Fábrica Braço de Prata, in Lisbon. This iconic fair, held every sunday between the supermarket Feira Nova in Chelas and Av. Marechal Gomes da Costa, is a place where you will find everything from clothing and hardware to fruits and vegetables and people from all around the world.