Monthly Archives: December, 2013

The fanciest gym I’ve ever seen..

As many of you are aware I am a bit of a work out nut.  When I first moved to Sao Paulo I ‘tested’ / visited every gym that was in close proximity to my apartment, after comparing prices (I am price conscious) and distance (I don’t feel like schlepping around at 6am), I settled […]

Brunch in Moema

Staying in Sao Paulo over the weekend? Feeling an intense chocolate craving coming on?  Head over to Pain et Chocolat for their famous brunch buffet.  Offering over 100 items including: delicious breads, mini muffins, fruits, pancakes, waffles, pastries, eggs, sausage, potato rosti, cookies and much more, Pain et Chocolat will have whatever you desire.  Brunch […]

Graffiti: Rio’s Jardim Botanico

I did a very quick trip to Rio this weekend and wanted to share some of my new graffiti findings… unfortunately there was  large section that has been ‘whited out’ (below) which made me quite sad to see some of my favorite pieces have vanished:(  Hopefully they will be glistening with vibrant colors soon!!! Thankfully, […]

Graffiti: Wynwood Walls Miami

If you are passionate about graffiti the way I am (or are looking for an incredible cultural experience) you must visit Miami‘s ‘open air art park’ ie The Wynwood Walls located in the Design District, conceived by Tony Goldman.  This is the largest area in the world dedicated to graffiti artists and muralists.  Artists have […]

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 […]