Englishman living in Rio since 2002, with a recently discovered passion for taking pictures and painting.
Englishman living in, and having a love affair with, Rio de Janeiro since 2002
Works for Fortbridge Consulting - Financial Communications for the Resources Sector
Owns Transact Brazil - Business Consultancy
Takes photographs Writes occasionally
Can't decide if he prefers whisky or cachaça Has 7,410 songs on Google Play Has 327 books on Kindle Currently reading "The Pope's Rhinoceros" by Lawrence Norfolk Currently listening to "These Four Walls" by We Were Promised Jetpacks
I had my first legal pint in the Coopers more years ago than I care to admit, while working a summer job at the Bovril factory off Shobnall Road.
A wonderful pub, I'm so pleased to hear the old girl's still going strong.
In a street full of overpriced restaurants that fall short of the mark, Quadrucci is a gem: clean, modern decor, friendly, helpful service and an unpretentious, high quality menu.
One thing though: Lea and Perrins Worcestershire Sauce in the bloody maries, please. "Molho inglês" just doesn't cut it.