Posts Tagged 'Life in Sao Paulo'

The saga of the foreigner visa

Last week was special. The reason: after nearly ten months in Brazil, my husband Mark was granted permanent residency here, as well as an RNE (Registro Nacional de Estrangeiros, the foreigners’ ID) number. Viva! As we left the Policia Federal

Ticket To Ride

February sees a protest march on Avenida Paulista about the fare increase from R$2,70 to R$3. Source: markhillary‘s YouTube stream. The cover article of the Sunday magazine of newspaper Folha de São Paulo yesterday was about some upper middle class