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A Brazillian Welcome

October 27th 2005
After Peru and Bolivia, I was getting a bit nervous about entering new countries, but Brazil put me at ease. Expecting complications, I had been carefully studying our Lonely Planet Guide and was all prepared for organising a string of taxis and buses to get us from the train station across the border, through the visa stations (hopefully!) and into Brazil. I was figuring that it would take m ... read more
South America » Brazil » Pantanal

Brazilian Flag Following three centuries under the rule of Portugal, Brazil became an independent nation in 1822. By far the largest and most populous country in South America, Brazil overcame more than half a century of military intervention in the governance of t... ... read more
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