Rui Oliveira, Team Leader at Engel & Völkers, answers the following 10 questions:
1) A book
"The Secret" A remarkable book that reveals the wisdom of the great masters of the past and the present who can help all of us to achieve happiness or get very close to trying.
2) A phrase
“Those who pass by us, do not go alone, and do not leave us alone; they leave a bit of themselves, and take a little of us.” This phrase for me explains our journey through this world and through human relations.
3) A place
Alvalade, where I was born and had a very happy childhood as well as a place where I go back to regularly with family and friends.
4) A song
"The People of My Land" is a beautiful fado song and interpreted in a simply magnificent way by the fado singer Mariza.
5) A sport
Basketball. It's a sport that I practiced from the age of 14 to 20 and feel truly passionate about.
6) A movie
"The Robbers of the Lost Ark" A film that inspired my generation very much for its story and plot, one of Steven Spielberg's best films.
7) A destination
Cuba, a country that has amazed me both for its natural beauty as well as the people, I would go back there tomorrow.
8) A favourite restaurant / food
A Pastorinha in Carcavelos with its magnificent view and a fantastic service where you can eat an excellent seafood rice.
9) Your perfect day
Spend a day on the beach and have lunch on a seafront terrace with my family.
10) A person you admire
My parents for everything they have given me throughout my life.