The chicken breast was dry, the fried fish nice, and the roasted pork the best of the three meats i was allowed. I arrived a bit early for lunch before everything was put out, so I missed on what looked like some yummy-looking chicken parmesan. Some of the pastas were bland, but the green beans killer, as were the various stews. The surprisingly-good dish of the day was the fried banana on the right, which was dusted in cinnamon sugar.
Brazilian Math December 20th 2010 Geo: -27.5983, -48.4678The cost of things here in Brazil defies all logic - clothing is super-expensive, with Europeans claiming that things are cheaper back home. Miguel from Portugal told me that Osklen, a Brazilian chain selling designer beach and casual wear, recently opened and subsequently closed a branch in Lisbon, because it was simply too expensive. $150-200 for a pair of casual canva ... read more
South America » Brazil » Santa Catarina Following three centuries under the rule of Portugal, Brazil became an independent nation in 1822. By far the largest and most populous country in South America, Brazil overcame more than half a century of military intervention in the governance of t... ... read more