When Beau Rakes landed in #Sousa, a famous city in The #DominicanRepublic he hit the ground with a plan for success as an #Entrprenuer & this is how he made it work!
Spending time at the historic & fabled Aparelha Luzia is a course in Afro-Brazilian Culture being taught by master-scholar & Congress Woman Erica Malunguinho! Sao Paulo, Brazil, showcases more diverse Samba than I thought possible!
Carnival is coming! Sociedade Rosas De Ouro (The Society Of Golden Roses) is a Samba academy, here is a sample of how they perfect the dances & songs here in Sao Paulo!
(LIVE NOW) “Wateef, since you are going for second citizenship in Brazil, I want to know if you ever felt detached from being American, especially living in Sao Paulo or as an Expat in so many other countries?”
Can anyone ever really become an American? Or Mexican, Or Brazilian? We are narrowing down on focusing on when you can “identify” as a member of a country you live in if you weren’t born there! Continue reading
My phone nearly exploded with all the pictures I have stored from the events, people, and places I took pictures of here in Sao Paulo!
Starting in on the second half of the year in Sao Paulo has been wonderful! I’ve grown into my new circle here and been out to see lots of new things. Here are a few of the most conversation worthy places I’ve been over the last few weeks! ~>
First quarter 2015 in Brazil has been a whirlwind! I’ve adjusted to the massive public transportation loggerheads and finally figured out how to navigate the city. Wateef unchained! ->
One of the mainstays of my time in Shanghai, China was always finding unique ways to play!