Making my way through the world. From Brazil to Portugal, and whatever comes along the way.

Vegan recipes, restaurant reviews, animal right activism and reflections on this lifestyle of love and compassion.

Ramblings and words packed together, with the hopes of creating something coherent. Made it touches your heart.

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    Veganismo em Portugal – Conversas [PT]

    Artigo publicado originalmente em WikiTribune “Uma tentativa de reduzir o sofrimento intenso dos animais não humanos”. É essa uma das várias definições do termo veganismo que pode ser encontrada em uma rápida busca pela internet. A palavra, cunhada em 1944 no Reino Unido, caracteriza um estilo de vida que não inclui ingredientes ou produtos obtidos de […]

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    Academic exchange as a foreigner student in Europe – Erasmus+ [EN]

    Do you know the Erasmus+ program for European mobility? It is an incredible opportunity for any student enrolled at a higher education institution in Europe, regardless of nationality. As a Brazilian student in Portugal, as soon as I arrived I had this question in mind: could I participate in the program? The exchange possibility interested […]

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    Intercâmbio acadêmico como estudante brasileira na Europa – Erasmus+ [PT]

    Conhece o programa de mobilidade europeu Erasmus? É uma oportunidade incrível para qualquer estudante de uma instituição de ensino superior na Europa, independente da nacionalidade. Como uma estudante brasileira em Portugal, logo surgiu a dúvida. Posso participar do programa? Fiquei um pouco apreensiva sobre isso, pois essa possibilidade me interessou desde o princípio. Ainda mais […]

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    Numbers or Words?

    What do you do when you’re doubting your past decisions – the ones that affect your future ones? Right now, I’m more than halfway through my undergrad degree. That means it’s time to make some important decisions. Will I pursue a master straight out of here? Or will I work before? If I go for […]

Maira Salazar in São Paulo, Brazil

Let me tell you something. I’m on a path of self-discovery. In a moment of understanding who I am and what fulfills me. So talking about me is not very easy. But I’ll try.

I’m Maira. I am from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but now I live and study in Portugal. And this is just the beginning of a long journey that will lead me through different cultures and places. 

Veganism and Food Tech, writing, listening (and soon producing) podcasts are some of my passions.

I hope to make this website a space of learning and growing. Wanna come along?

The game is afoot!