Monthly Archives: January 2016

Carnival of Venice by VittorioDelliPonti

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First Night

Originally posted on STORYTELLER:
Krewe of Amelia Earhawt. So. It begins. The Uptown parades began to roll on Friday night. As you already know, I like to work the margins. The edges. Along the gutters. There’s a good reason for…

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CARNIVAL SEASON IN SOUTH AMERICA

Originally posted on latin america wanderer:
Carnaval in Santa Marta (Caribbean Coast, Colombia) is a much more down-home affair than in Barranquilla. photo ©Lorraine Caputo It’s been several weeks without dry clothes in this high-altitude city during the rainy season.…

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Africa: Senegalese Help Brazil Fight the Zika Virus

Originally posted on EbolaInfo:
http://allafrica.com/stories/201601261297.html Senegalese researchers who helped contain the Ebola epidemic in West Africa are training Brazilians on how to tackle the Zika virus. They have brought along a mobile lab which quickly detects the virus. Senegalese researcher…

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Gilles Peterson – Carnival Música Popular Brasileira Mix

Originally posted on SERI-XCIII:
Gilles Peterson always gets it right. Especially with his knowledge and crate digging of Brazilian music. This is a super hour long mix of some gems from the carnival nation Brazil. Hit play, sip on a…

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Dawn on old bridge, Aquidauana by crpix

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Facades by AFerreira

Thanks a lot for your kind visit From 500px Source: Facades by AFerreira

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Carnaval do Rio de Janeiro/Rio de Janeiro Carnival

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Originally posted on Travel Latina:
Co-authored by: Cindy Medina and Stacey Julie Lopez “Brasil, terra boa e gostosa Photograph by: Cindy Medina Da morena sestrosa De olhar indiscreto O Brasil samba que dá Bamboleio que faz gingar O Brasil do…

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Mental Abstrato

Originally posted on ModulatorSoul:
Brazilian music is one of my favourites, the groove from the Samba rhythms to the smoothness of Bossa Nova just gets me going. I just discovered this Sao Paulo group Mental Abstrato, and they bring the…

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“The black girl among them”: When the reality of an all-white social environment sets in

Black Women Of Brazil Photo taken from the Globo TV series ‘Malhação‘ Note from BW of Brazil: In some of the personal stories featured on this blog, a number of writers recollect being ‘the only black girl/guy’ within educational or … Continue reading

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