70’s MOOD

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Day 4 This costume features bell-bottomed jeans, bare feet and a suede vest with fringes and studs. The scenery … It could be a concert by Joe Cocker, in nineteen seventy-something, somewhere in California, but the fact is that we are in 2016, and – without Joe to animate the bandstand – I decided to carry my California Read more »

PICNIC EN BLEU

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Day 3 Happiness is the small gestures, everyday details, a crooked smile and words heard at the right time. And a special effort to escape the routine? Oh … that’s happiness, too.  My plan to get away from the usual was to assemble a picnic with my sister. Stimulus: A chocolate cupcake and a special setting, the Barigui Read more »

MOTHER NATURE

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Day 2 My journey continues in Curitiba. The Botanical Garden and the Oscar Niemeyer Museum are mandatory stops but a place relatively little visited by tourists deserves special attention: the Tanguá Park. Located in the north of the capital, and much more away from the center of the frenzy, the Tanguá is an invitation to Read more »

CURITIBA COOL

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Araucaria trees, green roads and many municipal parks make Curitiba, the capital of Parana, an unforgettable place and a reminder that, yes, Brazil has great examples of urbanization and citizenship. Before visiting the city of Curitiba I remember a documentary I watched on the National Geographic channel about the “Rede Integrada de Transporte – RIT Read more »