Life in Rio

The Zika Carnival

Zika Virus, how are we dealing with it?


Poster warning about Mosquito Aedes aegypt in São Paulo


It is already Carnival in Brazil, and in Rio.The city is already crowded with tourists but I keep wondering how many people gave up the idea of coming to Rio after WHO (World Health Organization)  had declared Zika a global health emergency. Continue reading


Rainy January

Except from the first days of the year, when the sun showed its face, this January has been quite grey and rainy. Continue reading

Chaotic Rio


When I started this blog I had the purpose of sharing the beauties of Rio with the World. After  years feeling bad about this city during my whole youth, it seemed that I was beginning to see Rio from a different point of view. Continue reading