A Day in Brazilian Countryside – Part I

There is one very special place outside the city of São Paulo in the countryside, where my husband and I love to escape. It is the perfect spot to plug off and spend quality time outdoors.

How to Dance to the Rhythm of São Paulo?

The hustle and bustle of São Paulo can be exciting as well as exhausting for a small-town girl like me. If you live in a metropolis such as São Paulo, it is of utmost necessity to get out every once in a while.

The Saga of a Cloned Credit Card

Tying to solve the case of my credit card having been cloned, made me figure if there are any helpful institutions in Brazil at all.

Back to Personal

During this prolonged absence of mine I found out something important about myself that I definitely need to take into account if I wish to continue to writing this (or any) blog.

7 Thoughts from Estonian Parents’ First Trip to Brazil

I think we were all a little worried at first, how things would carry out. My parents had not been to South America before and Brazil definitely might seem like a dangerous and strange new world to someone coming literally from the other side of the world from a different culture and environment.

Brazil Making Feminism Matter

While it is being discussed in Estonia whether there is a lack of eligible bachelors that successful women stay single or go looking elsewhere, Brazil has declared a full on war on sexism.

What Is Brazil Fighting For?

I work on Avenida Paulista. That means that I cannot ignore the current political situation in Brazil even if I wanted to. The rage in the streets, on the internet, in social media, is frightening.

Do Brazilians Keep Promises?

One of the important lessons I have learnt so far is how plans and promises are made in Brazil and why they are not always kept.