The Brazilian Way of Life

Written by Claire Titus-Ieronimo – August 11, 2013

Claire enjoying the beach in Recife.

Claire enjoying the beach in Recife.

Being in Recife is more spectacular than I could have ever imagined. Experiencing a world I’ve never seen is a type of excitement that never gets old.

Today we drove outside of Recife to a place where you can see a gorgeous view of the ocean and the whole area. Here, the ocean, the palm trees, and the skyscrapers create a sight so beautiful I could swear it was from a perfect dream. At this overlook, I drank fresh coconut water for the first time, and then went to a Brazilian market in Recife Antigão (Old Recife). It was very interesting to see how the old part of the city contrasts with the newer one, and how interesting the architecture is in both areas. Continue reading

Posted from Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil.