Arquivo da tag: dome

THE PORTUGUESE BRAZILIAN BENEFICENT ASSOCIATION

Hi, everyone! I write today about a building that was claiming attention for a long time, and whose rich decoration, as for shyness, was hidden in the chromatic sameness of its façade. To our surprise, the building has just gained a new vividly colored painting, especially in a predominant strong orange. It is the headquarters […]

RIO OF ALL SAINTS: SAINT MARK THE EVANGELIST

Hi, everyone! On April 25th the Christianity celebrates the Feast of Saint Mark the Evangelist, and therefore we pay here a simple tribute to this saint, one of the four evangelists, besides showing some invocations of his image in the city. Mark – or John Mark, according to some authors – was born around 10 […]

VISITA GUIADA DE 16 DE ABRIL | NEW GUIDED TOUR!

Prezados amigos e amantes do Rio, Olá! No dia 16 de abril próximo – um sábado, como sempre – farei a vigésima-primeira visita guiada da série O RIO QUE O RIO NÃO VÊ. A visita se chamará De Valentim a Tiradentes. Após longa ausência e a pedidos, voltaremos à área do Passeio, da Cinelândia e […]