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Carnival in RIO-BRAZIL in 2017? Why not?

Carnival in RIO-BRAZIL in 2017? Why not?

Brazil have been a great host for two big events that I am sure a lot of you enjoyed (at least we did!) Soccer World Cup in 2014 and great Summer Olympics last August. Now it is time to enjoy RIO de JANEIRO with plenty of new hotel options, amazing Olympic boulevard, new restaurants options etc! So, what a better excuse than than the famous Carnival? Carnival has been a big event that typically occur during February or early Mach. It involves…

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Carlos Gardel makes USPS forever stamp collection!

Carlos Gardel makes USPS forever stamp collection!

United States Post Office announced in its March 16th press release that it will print a series of commemorative forever stamps dedicated to the Latin music performer legends. To our surprise and delight, Carlos Gardel made the cut and will be immortalized in yet another way. He joins other four influential artists: Tito Puente, Carmen Miranda, Selena and Celia Cruz. Carlos Gardel, regarded as the most important figure in the history of tango helped popularize this genre in Europe, Latin…

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Beatles museum opens in Buenos Aires; who knew?!

Beatles museum opens in Buenos Aires; who knew?!

This is a cool story I read today in Los Angeles Times and later on Huffington Post. An Argentine accountant Rodolfo Vazquez opened a Beatles Museum in Buenos Aires, on Avenida Corrientes. Apparently obsessed with the Fab Four, he has been collecting items for decades and finally decided to share them with the others. So next time you stroll on Corrientes while visiting Buenos Aires stop by and check it out.