Most people probably know this by now, but if you are wondering what to do in São Paulo or Rio, check out these Time Out Facebook pages (in English). Time Out São Paulo Time Out Rio de Janeiro Advertisements
Between 03 and 16 of September, lovers of Japanese food (sushi) can go to restaurants that are participating in the Restaurant Week, in São Paulo. You pay R$ 31,90 (lunch) and R$ 43,90 (dinner), including entrée, main dish and dessert. Participating restaurants below: A&C SUSHI: http://migre.me/atmz2 DHAIGO RESTAURANTE: http://migre.me/atmCm HIDEKI SUSHI: http://migre.me/atmFi KIBO… Read More Restaurant Week Brasil – Japanese Food in São Paulo
http://www.InflacionVerdadera.com. As an Argentinian, I am trying to find information on the real state of Argentina in terms of inflation, etc. If you are interested and speak Spanish, this website offers some very reliable and interesting information on inflation in Argentina. It was created by a group of economists who check the price of food… Read More Inflation in Argentina
Brasil Imperdível – Descubra, Participe, Acompanhe.. I found this AMAZING website for travelling around Brazil. It has a Spanish and English version and some incredible photographs. The website also offers prizes and great articles.
For those of you who speak Portuguese (or are learning), here is a trio of videos on the history of the city of São Paulo.
For those of you who love eating out, there will be another Restaurant Week Brazil coming shortly in all major Brazilian cities. Restaurant week is a 7-day restaurant discount event (or whatever) during which you can eat out in great restaurants for amazingly low prices. Click here to visit the Restaurant Week webpage, choose your… Read More Restaurant Week Brazil 2011 Edition!!!
Interesting article on Death Squads in Brazil. http://articles.latimes.com/1987-06-28/news/mn-219_1
A snack bar (lanchonette) called Estadao Lanches in Sao Paulo is causing quite a stir. They serve unique and truly delicious pork sandwiches that some people cross the city for. Visit the website for the exact location. A plus is that it’s open 24/7, and it’s located on the Viaduto 9 de julho 143. They… Read More Great snacks – Estadao Lanches
Restaurant Week. Brazilian cuisine is celebrating Restaurant Week. You pay 27,50 for an entrée, main dish and dessert in 200 of the best restaurants in Brazil (this event is also in Rio, Recife, Brasilia and Vitoria). In São Paulo the event takes place from 1-14 of March. Don´t miss it. Participating restaurants can subscribe on… Read More Restaurant Week 1-14 March in major Brazilian cities
A Spanish actress once said she loved Brazil because everything floods whenever it rains and everyone acts normal. Of all the crazy cities in Brazil, São Paulo tops them all. I have lived there on and off for the past 20 years (I now live in upstate SP), and the city both amazes and disgusts… Read More São Paulo Phenomenon