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The magic of travel and the people I've met: Florianopolis

Over the years, I have been so fortunate to meet so many amazing people on my travels. This has been the greatest gift of travel for me, and I think about my times with these wonderful people all the time. 585 more words


one month off

Hello everybody! August 2014 will be like a “work-holiday” month for me. I’m going to attend two conferences (BioRob 2014 and EMBC 2014), in order to present my research work (see my two more recent… 49 more words


Tigre Le Arranca Brazo A Niño En Brasil

En Brasil, un niño de 11 años fue atacado por un tigre en un zoológico. El niño se encontraba en una zona prohibida del zoológico y trataba de alimentar al animal, que se abalanzo sobre el pese a la reja que los separaba. 33 more words


A Few Quirks about Life in Brazil

I am sorry for taking a blogging hiatus.  I realize I disappeared for a while and am going to try and make it up with a new post, or maybe two?!  439 more words

Sao Paulo, Brasil

Feeling refreshed by our break in Paraty and ready to face the world again, we headed through to Sao Paulo. The guidebook describes SP as a “monster” and, almost universally, the other travellers we’ve met have complained about how big and overwhelming and soulless the city is. 466 more words