Curitiba and Switzerland

Curitiba and Switzerland

I lived for 41 years in Curitiba, a city in the south of Brazil. A large city, about 3 million people between the city and its surroundings. A city with an extension of about 42km from north to south. A much more cloudy city than the rest of Brazil, but stills a...
Braunwald

Braunwald

Think about a beautiful place. Multiply everything you can imagine by 10. Then decorate with mountains of snowy peaks, Swiss chalets, pine forests, and deep cliffs and emerald green lakes. Okay, now you get a glimpse of what Braunwald is. The small Swiss car-free...
Gruyeres – Broc

Gruyeres – Broc

For those who like a good walk, Switzerland is full of alternatives. In general, the hiking period runs from mid-spring to mid-fall. In the high summer, because of the heat, in the plains, the program is a lake and river. But in the mountains, where the temperature is...
SPEER

SPEER

The Speer is a small mountain in the canton of Sant Gallen. In fact, going from Zürich to the south-east, it is the culm of the first mountain chain, after Lake Zürich. It is not very high compared to the other mountains in the center of the Alps. Its summit is at a...
The photographer guide

The photographer guide

The new trend in tourism is to hire a photographer’s guide. The person, group or, more commonly the couple, hire a local photographer for a photographic tour of a few hours. This works well, enhances the ride, avoids the endless stops of the Selfs and, moreover,...
A mata e o rio Woods and the river

A mata e o rio Woods and the river

A Mata Atlântica na região norte da serra do mar no Paraná é um conjunto impressionantes de parques estaduais e nacionais, áreas particulares de preservação e conservação da natureza. As áreas de conservação começam ainda no primeiro planalto, na região de Quatro...