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Iniciando comemoração do centenário, FPF inaugura busto de Eduardo Campos

Em 2015, a Federação Pernambucana de Futebol está completando cem anos de sua fundação. Para iniciar as comemorações, a entidade inaugurou um busto do ex-governador Eduardo Campos, que faleceu em um acidente aéreo no dia 13 de agosto de 2014. 191 more words


Carnaval em Olinda

Okay, I think I’m in love. With an event and a place. The Carnaval in Olinda, Pernambuco, is the sort of event that would have been high on my bucket list, had I known it existed before I actually got there. 956 more words


Carnival in Brazil 2015: Samba School MOCIDADE INDEPENDENTE (Rio de Janeiro)

Carnival 2015:

Samba School Mocidade Independente

Mocidade Independente

Samba school Mocidade Independente de Padre Miguel was founded in 1955, by the amateurs of soccer club Independente, from the district of Padre Miguel, Rio de Janeiro. 366 more words



Maracatu is a rhythm and dance from Pernambuco, a state in the Northeast of Brazil. Maracatu was created by enslaved Africans to retain their culture. It features heavy percussion drums and a lot of dancing. 84 more words


Central Station filmed 18 years ago in Pernambuco

Almost two decades ago, Cruzeiro do Nordeste became the backdrop for one of Brazil’s most prestigious productions. Diário de Pernambuco took to the road to revisit people whose lives crossed paths with “Central do Brasil”. 89 more words


Pernambuco's coastal treasure hunter

“And I start thinking: could it be that all these couples have ended their relationships?”

“I’m sustaining myself off this, I’m eating, paying my rent…putting clothes on my children, all because of this.”

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