Category: Brazil

Rio de Janeiro – Part III: Downtown Samba, Parks and Botanical Gardens – Where the Locals Go

Rio de Janeiro – Part III: Downtown Samba, Parks and Botanical Gardens – Where the Locals Go

If you want to get a genuine experience of Rio and feel like a Carioca, there are a few things you simply need to try out: dancing samba, doing downtown shopping and exercising in one of the parks.

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My Life in Brazil – How I Learned to Wait for my Eggs

My Life in Brazil – How I Learned to Wait for my Eggs

Seventeen years ago I met this amazing Brazilian woman who was at that time also working as an au pair in London. We shared some memorable moments together, travelling, laughing, experiencing and I was always touched by how perceptive and sensitive she is. Marcela became my first reason to want to visit Brazil one day… and the reasons multiplied as the right time kept coming closer. Another of my dreams is now being fulfilled. I am in Brazil at carnival time, staying with Marcela and her loving and lovely family and friends as a part of my world journey of myself, through myself, to myself. Experiencing my – as I like to call it – “yoga in life”.

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