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 in Sao Paulo, Brazil doesn’t start in the street, it starts with an Ensaio!
I have a fat kid in my heart that I must to fight every day because my fear is spending my last days a Diabetic, with High Blood Pressure, Obese, or in Hospice, & at the mercy of a brutal Long Term Care plan that fills me with medicine to prolong a life I can’t even enjoy. I have been winning the fight since my college days, but every battle is hard!
Life as an Expat in Sao Paulo, Brazil is more than just music & museums! This is how to make it here or anyplace else in the world!
Living in Brazil without a Bank Account isn’t as hard as it was in other countries I have lived in because I learned how to have a Credit Card the easy way!
After moving to Sao Paulo, Brazil I suddenly realized that what I thought was Latin culture wasn’t as easy to define as I thought!
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!