The Wonders of the Lusophonic World
Unveiling the Lusitanian World
Captivating Rhythms, Athletic Prowess:
Welcome to Lusophonia Unplugged – a captivating journey into the heart of Portuguese culture and its far-reaching influence across the globe. As an association dedicated to celebrating and promoting the Lusophonian world, we take pride in showcasing the rich tapestry of Portuguese heritage, spanning from Portugal itself to the enchanting shores of Brazil, Mozambique, Angola, and beyond.
At Lusophonia Unplugged, we are passionate about culture, and it lies at the very core of our project. Our mission is to be a vibrant platform that shines a spotlight on the diverse artists and events that shape the Lusophonian landscape. With a keen focus on preservation and appreciation, we endeavor to bring you the very best of Lusophonian arts and traditions.
Our services are designed to immerse you in the beauty of this culture. Embark on unforgettable Lusophonia Unplugged Tours where we collaborate with locals from Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, and more. Join us for retreats, workshops, and explorations of these stunning locations, indulging in activities like surfing, horse riding, yoga, hiking, and beyond. Each tour is thoughtfully curated, often featuring captivating projects that provide educational and cultural exchange experiences, such as Afro-Brazilian drumming, capoeira, fado, and traditional dances.
If you’re eager to learn and grow, our workshops and courses offer the perfect opportunity. Discover the art of capoeira, the soulful melodies of fado guitar, the mesmerizing rhythms of maracatu, and even the secrets of authentic Portuguese cooking. Our expert instructors are passionate about sharing their knowledge with you.
Lusophonia Unplugged also has a powerful media outlet, which serves as a bridge connecting you to the vibrant pulse of the Lusophonian world. Through articles, videos, podcasts, and music releases, we deliver captivating insights into the captivating traditions and the contemporary expressions of Portuguese culture. We take immense pride in supporting talented artists, and as a label, we feature their remarkable music and art.
As a testament to our commitment, we bring the Lusophonian world right to your doorstep. In our webshop, you can find a carefully curated selection of products that embody the essence of Lusophonia craftsmanship. From stunning azulejos to unique alfaias and ceramics, each piece tells a story steeped in history and artistry.
Join us on this transformative journey through the Lusophonian world. Lusophonia Unplugged is your gateway to an unparalleled experience of culture, art, and connections that transcend borders. Embrace the magic of Portugal and its global influence with us, as we celebrate, learn, and share the beauty of Lusophonia with the world.
Culture & Artists
Meet Ameixa, a Contra-Mestre of Capoeira Angola hailing from Recife. Beyond his capoeira mastery, he’s a gifted multi-instrumental musician deeply connected to his cultural roots, especially the soulful sound of Maracatu. Passionate about sharing his art, he engages in projects, often working with children, enriching lives with his vibrant talents.
Meet Alexandre, a Capoeira Angola Mestre from northeast Brazil. Founder of N’Golo Bantus school in Olinda, he preserves the art’s essence, guiding students with respect and camaraderie. Join his rhythmic journey of cultural exploration.
Mestre Gil 'Tim' Banana
Meet Tim Banana: Capoeira Mestre, Timbalada Co-Founder, Ex-Pro Boxer. Today, he blends Capoeira and Boxing in the captivating art of Capobox. Join his percussion workshops for rhythmic inspiration. Unleash your inner rhythm and movement with Tim Banana.
Meet Meire Gomes, a Salvadorian artist flourishing in the Algarve. Inspired by Frida Kahlo’s tropical style, her vibrant paintings grace streets and galleries. As a painter and art instructor, Meire’s boundless passion for art shines. Embracing her spiritual role as Mae de Santa adds cultural depth to her captivating journey.
Meet Miguel, a skilled Fado guitarist hailing from the enchanting Mouraria neighborhood. With strings that carry the weight of emotions, his music resonates with the soul of Lisbon. Through his heartfelt melodies, Miguel weaves stories of love, longing, and the essence of Fado’s timeless allure.
Discover the magic of Lusophonian Tops as you embark on an extraordinary journey through the cultural heartlands of Portugal, Brazil, and beyond. With our expertly crafted tours, immerse yourself in the vibrant tapestry of Portuguese heritage, breathtaking landscapes, and captivating traditions. From historic cities to pristine beaches, we curate unforgettable experiences that celebrate art, music, culinary delights, and local hospitality. Let us be your guide as you book or plan the adventure of a lifetime with Lusophonian Tops – where every moment is an unforgettable encounter with the Lusophonia world.
Unleash your passion for Lusophonian culture through immersive workshops offered by Lusophonian Tops. Delve into the rhythmic artistry of Capoeira, mastering the graceful movements and rich history. Uncover the ancient craft of creating intricate azulejos, bringing Portuguese tradition to life through your own hands. Our expert instructors guide you in unlocking the essence of these captivating traditions, fostering an authentic connection to the Lusophonian world. Elevate your cultural journey and embrace the magic of Portugal and beyond with our transformative workshops.
Enrich young minds through inspiring projects that celebrate the wonders of Lusophonian culture. At Lusophonian Tops, we passionately curate educational and cultural exchange programs, designed especially for children. Our immersive projects grant the next generation a chance to learn and explore the enchanting world of Portugal, Brazil, and beyond. Through hands-on experiences in local nature, crafts, and customs, we nurture a deep appreciation for Lusophonian heritage, fostering cultural understanding and a lifelong love for exploration.