Let’s Samba!


“18.06.2016 Helsinki 26th Samba Carnaval 2016 –  Once again, a fresh breeze from Brazil blew over the streets of Helsinki. Samba dance schools vie for the Finnish championship in carnival-style samba. People of all ages were welcomed to watch as Esplanadi were filled with dancers and musicians, in flamboyant costumes, and with fabulous carnival carriages.

The event was organised by Finnish Samba Schools Association (SSKL).”

Source: http://www.visithelsinki.fi/en/whats-on/events-in-helsinki/helsinki-samba-carnaval-2016


Regardless of the bad weather on Sunday (strong wind, rain, cloudy, and cold), the crowds turned up at the Samba Carnaval – so did I. I have actually cancelled the plan; but eventually changed my mind at the very last second. I quickly rushed to dress up warm, and left my lunch on the table. Rushed out the door to the subway station with hopes I will still manage to catch the head of the parade near Stockmann. The umbrella was useless on a…

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About agogo22

Director of Manchester School of Samba at http://www.sambaman.org.uk
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One Response to Let’s Samba!

  1. Stephanie says:

    Thanks for my blog post 🙂

    Stephanie x

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