A buddy from Rio, in São paulo for a few days, suggested there might be a nice photo opportunity in the condo´s swimming pool, at the top floor of the building. But why not go a little further and see what´s on the true top of it? This […]
The second post from the pics I took with Renan, who introduced me to these breathtaking views in the northern coast of São Paulo state. The first people to see the pic immediately dubbed us “the martians”, so, finding a name for the post wasn´t exactly a challenge… […]
An old one, from the files. São Paulo, half a block from the Marginal Pinheiros avenue. Right beside an abandoned factory who is to become the latest mega-plus-ultra high rise condo in town… One more example of the city´s almost total lack of planning, contributing to the virtually […]
And, what if your buddy is also into taking the opportunity of an almost empty sugar loaf to bring home a most unusual souvenir? Not the usual picture visitors come back with… E se seu colega também tá a fim de aproveitar a oportunidade de um Pão de […]
“Oh, and there´s a platform up in the mountain from where you can see the whole city…” Who would resist?… Thanks, Renan. “Ah, e tem uma plataforma no alto da serra de onde se vê a cidade toda…” Quem resistiria? Obrigado Renan.
What to say of someone who just got to know you, but joined your crazy project of leaving town to get into some dirty road in the middle of the sugarcane plantations outside the city to try to reach that particular spot you saw in the satellite image? […]
Some say São Paulo keeps trying to be New York. If it´s true, I hope it just keeps on trying and doesn´t lose its own character. I wouldn´t mind if it had half of NY´s public transport system tough…