Getting ready for Carnaval! {or Esquentando os Tamborins Part II}


So, here we are, a week before the largest celebration this country is capable of displaying: Carnival or, how we say it Brazil, “Carnaval”… Well, not a week from today, but from last Saturday, February 11th, when these pictures were taken from our veranda… People really can’t wait for the real fun to be here…

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3 Responses to Getting ready for Carnaval! {or Esquentando os Tamborins Part II}

  1. 3rdCultureChildren says:

    Thank you, agogo22 for reblogging my post! What a pleasure and an honor! There will be more beautiful and unique photos over the weekend, when the so-called Galo da Madrugada takes up on the streets of Recife and Olinda, in Brazil! Greetings from


    • agogo22 says:

      You’re welcome it was an interesting post! I remember being in Recife (but I didn’t get to see the Galo de Madrugada) so I’ll look forward to your news.


      • 3rdCultureChildren says:

        Thank you! I’m planning on going to the official opening night (Friday), and following the Galo da Madrugada on Saturday. Will have several posts on Carnaval – will let you know! Thanks for checking them out! 😮


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