Category: Brazil

São Paulo

I have been to São Paulo airport a few times but never had a chance to walk around the city. This time I had a couple of days for that and to be honest, nothing wrong with this place but I don’t really feel like coming back here. This isn’t SP, it’s a pedestrian ramp at […]


Our trip to the Iguazu Falls, a UNESCO Heritage Site in September 2012 / Поездка на водопады Игуасу, объект всемирного наследия ЮНЕСКО в сентябре 2012 г. We spent the first day at Parque Nacional do Iguacu, on the Brazilian side where the views seem to be more spectacular Первый день мы провели в Национальном парке […]

Brazilian habits I didn’t know about

What did I know about Brazil? Quite a bit – Rio, the Carnival, endless summer, beautiful ladies, amazing beaches, football, coffee, rainforests and the Amazon river. One of the new things I learned about the Brazilians and their habits – footwear and dental hygiene seem very important to them. I’ve never seen so many shoe stores […]

Sleepless in Belo Horizonte

Belo Horizonte, Brazil in Nov 2013, the local football team just won Brazilian championship. Fans were celebrating all over the city, especially at a bar outside my hotel 🙂 They went crazy the whole night, it was pretty cool, the only problem I had a business meeting the following morning!