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Sao Paolo - Brazil


We left the island life of Florianopolis and headed for Brazil’s biggest city; Sao Paolo. We opted for the bus company Catarinense for the 11.5 hour trip costing us BR$260 (£62) each. 372 more words


São Paulo

São Paulo – SP – Sampa

It would be impossible for me to try and attempt to put into words (and some pictures) just how huge this place is. 895 more words

Day 240

Day 28 !

We decided to go back to Vila Madalena that day! The hippy center of Sao Paulo. For lunch we ended up at MEATs, which is a burger place that I recommend. 136 more words


The Key To Feeling At Home In Sao Paulo

It’s been 11 months of travel, we land in the 11th country on our year long adventure around the world. It’s our first time visiting this metropolis, the largest city in South America and one of the largest in the world. 541 more words


A walk in Vila Madalena

Vila Madalena, the bohemian neighborhood in the western part of São Paulo. It became my favorite area in the city within minutes. As you walk through the uphill and downhill streets, graffitis and murals appear in every turn, on walls, stares, even on the ground, large and colorfully vivid. 98 more words


January 2016

Our trip to Brazil was for our 25th wedding anniversary.  I had been to Brazil before when I was 13 to visit my Aunt and Uncle who had lived there since the 1950’s.   429 more words

Safe Here

He was safe here; this was the place he loved – sanctuary, the paradise of his despair.

From Malcolm Lowry’s Under the Volcano (1947) 6 more words