Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

One Year Commemorative Video

Posted: 14th August 2011 by Luciano Araujo in Summer 2010 in France, Travel, Videos

One year after my return from France, here is a video compilation of some moments lived in the summer of 2010. Leave your comments and feedback! Cheers…

FAU’s University Press Shares My Experience Abroad

Posted: 2nd February 2011 by Luciano Araujo in Summer 2010 in France

I was contacted by Karla Bowsher, Senior Editor for the University Press at FAU asking if I could help in their upcoming special issue dedicated to studying abroad. Fortunately I was able to contribute to that issue with some of my stories and photos. My photos were published on page 17 (“In their own words”) […]

Snowboarding in Flagstaff, AZ

Posted: 7th January 2011 by Luciano Araujo in Travel, Videos
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During my trip to the west I spent a couple of days in Flagstaff, AZ where there is a ski/snowboard area called Snowbowl. I recorded this video from the top of the mountain while holding a regular camera. I realized that the angle at times is not good but I decided to put it up […]

Shanghai, China Skyline

Posted: 17th December 2010 by Luciano Araujo in Photography, Travel

I was browsing over my photos and came across this one of the skyline in Shanghai taken during my China visit back in 2008. Shanghai is a very dynamic city where westerners and easterners meet for business and/or entertainment.

Things I Will NOT Miss from France

Posted: 22nd September 2010 by Luciano Araujo in Opinion, Summer 2010 in France, Travel

These are some of the things I will not miss from my days in France: My very tiny bed. My very tiny shower where the water drained so slow that I always ended up my showers with water up my ankle. Carrying my groceries for 20 minutes from the supermarket to my room – wine […]

Things I Will Miss from France

Posted: 22nd September 2010 by Luciano Araujo in Opinion, Summer 2010 in France, Travel

Here is a list of the things I will miss the most from my days here in France: Lunch at Supelec. Not having to drive home after partying and drinking all night. Rue de la Soif (Thirsty Street) where a pint of beer is 3E, shots are 2E and where the truuu bohemians from Rennes […]

Road Trip to Bordeaux, France

Posted: 20th August 2010 by Luciano Araujo in Photography, Summer 2010 in France

The lead developer for the EnTiMid project, Gregory, is originally from the Bordeaux region and he was kind enough to setup a road trip to Bordeaux and the region around it. We left Rennes on a Friday morning and headed south for the 6 hour drive to Bordeaux. As we were leaving Rennes, we saw […]

Yolanda Be Cool vs DCUP We No Speak Americano

Posted: 17th August 2010 by Luciano Araujo in Music, Summer 2010 in France

This song was a big hit in the south of France. Enjoy!

I have shared very little regarding my actual work here in Rennes, but I came across these videos, in French, that were recorded in the 2009 Science Fair of Rennes which explain in depth what EnTiMid is. EnTiMid is the system that I have been working on and building the social media bundles for. I […]

Weekend in Dublin, Ireland

Posted: 27th July 2010 by Luciano Araujo in Photography, Summer 2010 in France, Travel

Nearly 15 years later I returned to Dublin, Ireland for a weekend trip. Dublin was not one of the places I wanted to visit during my stay here in France, but I happened to jump on this trip as a guest and the plans were already made and the arrangements were very inexpensive. I purchased […]