Monthly Archives: December 2012

Terraço Itália

I’m not sure why I am taken to these luxury places here in São Paulo but I guess I better just go with the flow before I run out of cash. As the last post of the year, I want … Continue reading

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Dream Jobs

Columnist – The urge of wanting to write has driven me to blog, but as you can see I need some practice. I would love to be like Carrie Bradshaw, I could even write about Sex and São Paulo (actually, … Continue reading

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The Pressure Cooker

This is a really cool invention. Have you ever seen one? I only just learnt this Christmas how they work. I have seen them before, in Portugal. Hmm, I wonder if this is a hispanic tool. I don’t remember ever … Continue reading

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Saudades

What a beautiful word. So soft, so honest, so friendly, so portuguese. It means missing. There are a lot of people around the world that I would love to catch up with, there are a thousand places I would like … Continue reading

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Rich vs Rich

In a previous post I wrote about being an Immigrant and how being Swedish is seen as (and possibly is) a privilege. In Sweden we have social classes but the differences aren’t that huge and a middle class Swede cannot be … Continue reading

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Christmas In Brazil

It is always a little bit strange when this time of the year comes. Well, I say always but it was really quite perfect until 22 years ago.

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A One Month Old Paulista

It has been just over a month, and so far São Paulo has treated me well. What I like about SP is that it has so much to offer. So far I have been to “normal” cheap bars for beer … Continue reading

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Adega Santiago, Shopping Cidade Jardim

As the taxi driver drops us off in the parking lot, I get a sudden feeling that i might be under-dressed. A young man show us to the elevator. There is a little lady in there, she sits on a … Continue reading

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Back in Action

It’s been a while, with no internet connection at home and accidentally messing up my blog format, writing was conveniently set aside for a while. Today it is Sunday, and instead of an afternoon nap I have decided to blog. … Continue reading

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EAT Empório Restaurante

The other day I went to have lunch at a fairly new place in Vila Olimpia, São Paulo, called EAT Empório. An interesting concept where quality meets convenience. The large entrance invites you first to the coffee shop where you … Continue reading

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