I have decided to make this into a blog with words now too. I will be writing a lot about my experiences in Brazil and provide pictures too. I will like to take this time to introduce myself to you all. I am David de la Cruz, from Los Angeles, California. I am currently living in Uberlândia, Minas Gerais. I am a student from California State University of Northridge and I am attending Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, UFU. I am studying Urban Planning and Geography here in Brasil, and Urban Planning back home.
I look forward to hearing some recommendations from some of my fellow brasileiros as well as other folks who live in, or have lived, in Brasil.
Eu nao sei muito Portugues. mas, eu sei muito espanhol. Espero bem resultados em aprendendo falar portugues. Eu estou preparando para ir a UFU. (Uberlandia Federal University, Universidade Federal Uberlandia)
A minha conta em facebook esta em la lingua portugues (brasil) ê tambem e implementao configuracionas diferentes a minha keyboard por acentos.
This is Praça Cantão, a favela (shantytown on or near a city, especially in Brazil) composed of 34 houses in the center of Rio de Janeiro which has been recently painted in this colorful design as part of the ‘Favela Painting’ project by Haas&Hahn (aka Jeroen Koolhaas and Dre Urhahn). The…