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Kolkata, almost Bangladesh

Kolkata was the first city I have been in India. Wow, the first half an hour in India. I was so nervous. I had no idea what to expect but I knew taxis are not to trust anywhere. Suddenly I thought: I have no phone, don’t know the language, this taxi has no seat belt and I am carrying some money with me :O

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2 weeks of India, months of preparation, lifetime experience

I am back from India for almost two months now, but I still had no time to keep reflecting on it or even missing it. Today I found some time to remember a bit about the trip and write down some thoughts. Since I arrived I had to work and study a lot to catch…

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Life in Europe is not a fairy tale

So please next time someone ask me how to be where am I, I will say: detach, plan, read my post heheh 😛 And actually I still have a long way to go.

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Heading to India

Life introduces me amazing people and experiences like the ones who helped me with the trip preparation and of course, the great friend getting married. <3

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Vai ser fixe! (It will be cool!)

Heading to Portugal, first long trip for a year. I will be 15 days in this amazing country to attend WebSummit in Lisbon for the second time, relax and also feel a little bit home since I wasn’t in Brazil, my home country, for almost 2 years. In Portugal is kind of the same language…

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A piece of Brazil in Europe <3

Every time I leave Germany to visit Brazil or another country I can just think about how much I love to live there. Nevertheless, arriving in Portugal was so magic and brought an unexpected feeling. As always I left Germany thinking about how much I love everything there, the language ( yes, I really like…

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Tipps: How to not get in trouble in Germany or lose money

Guys, I have been through many bad experiences here and I want to share with you some things I discovered living in Germany Leia em Portugues 1-) inform yourself about Haftpflichtversicherung and make one. If anything like this happens: hitting someone’s bike, dropping someone’s camera or accidentally bumping into and hurting an older person, you…

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Who believed always achieve

Live, study and work in Germany. I feel that every day I spend three times more energy them a normal person. I learn about the culture of Germany and also from mine because I miss it (such as how to cook things that here I cannot buy). I learn new words, concepts in German and…

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Why Germany sometimes makes me crazy

Germany makes me crazy because everything here always works and people have VERY high expectations. Germany irritates me because the weather sucks and I’ve always had perfect skin, now have several pimples. Germany irritates me because everything has potatoes and its process, it is always time to drink beer and I’m getting FAAAAT, and got…

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TAG: Getting to Know me better

I was invited by my friend Marilia from Papel com Clips to write an informal post. List 11 facts about me Answer 11 questions 11 facts about me: 1. I seem aggressive, but I’m actually really direct ( my German side) 2. I feel less smart in English and German for not being able to express 100% my feelings…

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