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Posts by: Amanda Andrade

Time with my family, finishing my uni semester and managing to squeeze in some work made the Brazil trip a success but alas, it’s time to head back home. Well, a quick stop off in one of my fav cities en route though. NYC! This time thought, it was only a quick visit and I decided to focus my limited time on museums!...

Planing a trip to Brazil? These are the places you must visit while you are here!   Fernando De Noronha Photo credit: Eduardo Vessoni Fernando De Noronha is an archipelago of 21 islands and islets in the Atlantic Ocean in the northeast of Pernambuco. You can get there by boat or plane but you will have to fork...

Need a break from tanning on the beaches of Floripa? No worries, there’s still a lot of other things to do here. Florianópolis is full of delicious places to eat and gorgeous touristy places to see. So I get that I’m biased as everywhere I go in Floripa looks beautiful and Brazilian food is everything to me, so...

Hello, Florianópolis! Hello, Brazil! Is always so good to be back home and visiting my parents in my home town… For those who don’t know, I was born and raised in Florianópolis, a small island located in Santa Catarina in the south of Brazil. With a population of 470k,  Floripa, as it’s commonly known, is very famous for...

Have you heard about Bossaball? Now you can make your own custom foundation shade with Lancome! NEED this backpack. Reusable Notebook Animal Thug Life Compilation 

Is your shoe rotation ready for the holidays? If not, here’s a little help! Like most girls, I LOVE shoes! And if you’ve being following my blog, you will know I’m all about being practical, which extends to my shoe collection as well. I always tend to choose comfy, pretty and not too pricey ones (as I like to buy a lot...

Attention all crepe and cake lovers! Learn how to do this amazing chocolate crepe cake in 2 minutes.  Italian composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi playing at the Arctic for a good cause. Remove your stretch marks with tattoo! Jump into the world’s biggest inflatable waterpark This is how a puppy beach look like 

The beauty of Indian clothes! I LOVE when I have shoots for my Indian clients… It always gives me an amazing opportunity to wear beautiful dresses and go to very special locations to get the perfect photo. This shoot was for a bridal catalogue and as you can see, all my clothes are red as red is a prominent color...

So I covered the most touristy of tourist points New York has to offer in my last post, now it’s on to the restaurants, bars, clubs and malls that I went to and in my opinion should not be left off your schedule while you’re in the big apple! Eating in New York is so good. The choices are endless, so no matter what...

It’s approaching the end of the year and so… vacation time! Every year I travel back to Brazil and this time, I decided to make a quick pit stop in one the most famous cities in the world before I go back home. Awww, New York! How not to fall in love with this place and want to live there forever and ever? As this was...