Iguazu Falls July 21st 2007 From Ilhe Grande we made a brief ovenight stop in Parati, a beautiful old Portuguese colonial port and then we headed for Foz do Iguazu which is on the border of Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina. The initial plan was to take a six hour bus ride to Sao Paulo then catch a flight to Foz. However, due to the plane crash in Sao Paulo we had to take an additional 15 (yes, fifteen!) hour bus to Foz. I thou ... read more
South America » Brazil » Paraná » Foz do Iguaçu 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
Hello! I've decided that I've had enough of work and it's time to scratch my itchy feet. Over the next 12 months I'm planning to travel to Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Japan, Hong Kong and India.
As well as travelling on my own, I'm going to take a couple of organised tours and meet up with friends in Oz (hello, H!). Sarah, my sister, is also coming out to join me for a couple of months.
Well, that's the plan. Might run out of money in a month!!
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