Luiz Augusto S.
An experienced Tourist Guide and Tour Manager certified by the Brazilian Tourism Authority, Luiz Augusto was born and raised in Rio. Fluent in English and Spanish, this descendant of Europeans and African-Brazilians is a true result of the Brazilian melting pot. His knowledge relies on constant studies of the local history and culture. Once in Rio enjoy the opportunity to know the city with a different perspective.
Since 1995 Luiz Augusto has been escorting groups and delegations throughout South America, Caribbean, Europe, South Africa and Middle-East. He also loves sharing with others the joy and excitement of travel and moreover helping travelers to become more familiar with other peoples and cultures.
- Timezone: America/New_York
- Date: 16/12/2020
- Time: 21:00 - 22:30
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Black Diaspora – The Tragedy of the Forced Immigration
Black diaspora in Brazil establishes a new paradigm that expands our understanding of African culture and the forces that led to its transformation, during and after the Atlantic
slave trade. I will show you a glimpse into the history of the slave traffic toward Brazil, the living conditions, and the cultural benefits of this forced immigration to Rio.
A great opportunity to have the comfort of your home to learn about this historical fact of Brazil and I will show you pictures from the old times until nowadays. Be my guest and join me through this time tunnel trip.
Date: December 16th, 2020
06pm-07h30pm – San Francisco
08pm-09h30pm – Chicago
09pm-10h30pm – New York / Atlanta
11pm-00h30am – Rio de Janeiro
How it works:
Duration: 60 minute-presentation. 30 minute-conversation session.
Conference call’ Software: ZOOM – Free APP
Methodology: Live presentation of a short video and photos led by Tour Guide Luiz Augusto S.
Audience: Only people who have previously registered will be allowed to participate.
This is a Free Tour! However, feel free to contribute after the tour if you enjoy the Experience.
Tickets: Fill in the requested information in the form below. All fields are mandatory! After your subscription, the guide will send you an e-mail with the proper link & further instructions to access the virtual room. I will send after your registration the information to pay the virtual tour. Registration closes 6 hours before the tour starts.
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