Fortuna Curiosa

Bound in Buenos Aires

Due to a visa mishap, a two day visa run to Buenos Aires from Salvador turned into a 28 day…

Capoeira in Buenos Aires

In September 2018 I unexpectedly found myself stranded in Buenos Aries for 28 days. Read on to find out more…

A First Birthday

This weekend I went to a first birthday party here in Brazil. I haven’t been to any children’s birthday parties…

Churrasco – Brazilian BBQ

Spoiler alert – yes they overcook their meat by European standards. Brazilian BBQ, known here as Churrasco, as far as…

Campo de Mandinga

One of the amazing things about living in Brasil is the amount of capoeira there is to play! To be…

Museu de Arte do Rio

In October 2017 I was fortunate to visit the Museu de Arte do Rio with some of my colleagues from the…

Museu do Amanhã

This October I visited the Museu do Amanhã – the Museum of Tomorrow – in Rio, and was fortunate to…

Capoeira na Roma

Back in June I headed to Rome, for I think for my fourth visit, but my first Capoeira visit! A…