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Soccer, Brazilian Style - Sep 30, 2006
Today´s highlight was a soccer game between Bahia (one of two Salvador-based teams) and Rio Negro, a team from Manaus, in Amazonas state. Samar and I arrived with enough time to buy tickets and nav...
Election Day in Brazil - Oct 1, 2006
It´s been a calm election day here, and I can see people coming and going from the Athletic Association of Bahia from the apartment window. I learned that voting is compulsory in Brazil, and I vagu...
Arrival in Salvador - Sep 10, 2006
The plane landed in Salvador during some light rain and cool temperatures; the representative from the language school that picked me up had said that it had been a really bad weather day. I was dr...