Category Archives: Sushi

Secrete Japanese restaurant in Pinheiros

Looking for a cool date spot with seriously amazing food? You must try Minato Izakaya, an incredible hidden gem tucked away in Pinheiros.    This unique Japanese restaurant  is a serious dining experience.  No reservations aloud, seats only twenty people and no saving seats for your friends running late; so try to go on the earlier side otherwise […]

Sunset party in Fernando de Noronha

While there are a number of stunning locations to watch the sun set in Fernando de Noronha Bar Do Meio Lounge on Praia Do Meiois with access from Praia da Conceição it is by far the most lively and trendy spot. With white day beds, and filled with the most beautiful people on the island it feels like a trendy european […]

Karaoke + Sushi night in Sao Paulo

In New York when you decide or rather someone yells ‘let’s do karaoke’ there is a good chance you end up at SingSing in the East Village or Japas 38.  The benefit of SingSing is that you can get a private room with your friends (so you don’t embarrass yourself in front of of the […]

Sushi in Ilhabela

If you are in Ilhabela and in the mood for sushi there are 2 great sushi places set in beautiful outdoor venues that you must try: 1. Porto Kiosk Sushi (above) is located in the Marina is beautifully situated on a large deck facing the water.  On Saturday and Sunday nights there is a buffet of sushi, sashimi […]

My favorite places in NYC

Whenever I go to New York people ask me what I miss the most, what places I try to go to etc.  To make things easier for folks traveling from Brazil to NY, here are my favorite places / recommendations, keep in mind I try to cram all this into an 8 day trip! CVS […]

Best sushi in Jericoacoara: Kaze

There are only two sushi restaurants in Jeri, but if you are craving some raw fish, Kaze Sushi Bar is the place to go! Located on an elegant open air roof terrace that overlooks Jeri; enjoy the fresh breeze, and intimate setting as you look over the extensive and inventive menu.  I’ll be honest, I am […]

Craving some authentic Japanese? Head over to Liberdade

Surprising fact: São Paulo has the largest Japanese community outside of Japan in the world and has been growing since the 1950s!  In New York we have China Town… in Sao Paulo we have the equivalent, ‘Japantown’ known as Liberdade. It is very similar to NY’s Chinatown lined with all different types of stores, people selling random stuff, […]

Sao Paulo: Best sushi in Itaim, Nagayama

Fun fact: Sao Paulo has the largest Japanese population next to Japan and you know what that means right? You guessed it, you will find lots of awesome Japanese restaurants in Sao Paulo.  Since I was in Sao Paulo last week and staying in Itaim Bibi my friend recommended I try ‘the best sushi spot […]