author avatar

irene subervi

Irene is genuinely passionate about travel, cross cultural connection, animal rights, as well as environmental awareness. She enjoys the outdoors, challenging her creativity, and connecting with open-minded individuals. Her goals for the year are to perfect Portuguese, expand her knowledge and perspective on this new life of the Brazilian culture, along with trying new experiences that will improve herself as an individual. Her favorite quote is "Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most. "Buddha.


So, who moved my cheese?

November 16, 2015

  I remember this exact moment when I was 10 years old, mad for some reason and locked inside the bathroom, (where at the time my family had kept magazines and sometimes books). Something as silly as this moment has always seemed to stick with me. So here I was 10 years old, angry (probably...

Read More

“Recognize truth & stand for it” – a vegan conflict

November 16, 2015

I came to Brazil ready, ready to say yes to just about anything. Little did I know I would be going against who I am now as a person ? Over the past month I have been in a constant conflict with my inner self. I am a vegetarian living in Brazil (aka meat capital)...

Read More

Let’s ketchup.

October 12, 2015

    Alright, so what the heck have I been up to?! Well, it’s officially been a good 45 days since I’ve arrived in Brazil and holy cow I still can’t believe it! A pond arrival we landed in Sao Pablo just to flight over to Curitiba. The first week was just so perfect; we stayed...

Read More

Extremely late;

September 29, 2015

<originally written August 25, 2015>Curitiba Not everyone knows how to dance samba, 3. Soccer – isn’t on m  Pre-Departure,   We are young, but our minds have already left our bodies searching for more. We are strong, yet we cry when the chance is given. We love, forgetting that we all have just met.  ...

Read More