Tag Archives: Brazil

(Samba) School’s in Session

With just over a month left before Carnival, the samba schools are getting into the groove with twice-weekly practices in preparation for the main event – a 14-contestant competition of beads, beats, and booty-shaking to see whose themed samba presentation … Continue reading

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Random Stills From a Day in the Life of a Gringo Paulista

God, I love this city. (From whence I took the title of this post.) Please tweet your comments @FlyBrother, or email me (see About page). And don’t forget to “like” me on Facebook!

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Flight Memory + The Swiss Airshow + Quality Hunters

It’s time for a bit of airline geekery! I keep track of all my flights via the Flight Memory database system. I enter the details of my trip, including times, aircraft type, and seat number, then watch as the system … Continue reading

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Repping Time Out on the Telly

Last week, the good people over at TV Cultura, one of Brazil’s most respected public television networks, came to the Time Out São Paulo offices to see how we do things at the year-old local branch of the London-based entertainment … Continue reading

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Mr. Wonder Rocks Rio, Then and Now

1970 2011 See how everybody knows the lyrics? That’s Brazil. Please tweet your comments @FlyBrother, or email me (see About page). And don’t forget to “like” me on Facebook!

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It’s Starting…

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Miss Universe + Vivica (is) A. Fox

Here she is, folks…Miss Universe 2011, the breathtaking Leila Lopes of Angola. I definitely have to say that I had expected a Latina to win – Puerto Rico was my personal favorite, and the pageant industry in Latin America is … Continue reading

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