“Expectation” is almost always a bad noun. I’ll never forget what I once heard from a Buddhist lama: “you sit in a chair and it breaks. You… Read more “Jericoacoara: horseshit and more”
Ok. You are in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Before you put your speedo on and get drunk on caipirinhas at the beach, please take time to… Read more “Rio de Janeiro – The Basics”
São Paulo, over 20 millions inhabitants, maddening traffic and an ocean of buildings: it’s my original home, the place I lived for the first 25 years of… Read more “Tourist like a Local in São Paulo”
If I were to summarize my week in Speightstown, Barbados, I would describe one scene that has been my daydream since I got back: sitting at a all-white contemporary beach bar, sipping on rum punch while watching the waves crash on the emerald blue ocean.
This is what I wrote in 2006: Oh yes, now I can say that I’ve been to a Caribbean beach! It was the best decision to come… Read more “Bocas del Toro, Panamá”