Brasilia, modern architecture, no hostels, and no English October 30th 2009 Oct 24, 2009
We realized that Brasilia, Brasil was not a normal tourist destination, especially a backpacker destination, while looking for accommodations and info. We went to all of the normal hostel sites and discovered that no hostels existed. There was a “guest house” that’s prices rivaled those of a midrange hotel. Slightly concerned, we asked our hostel in Rio for assistance. Th ... read more
South America » Brazil » Distrito Federal » Brasília 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
Where in the world are Justin and Rumi? An American guy and a Canadian girl backpack Central and South America.
This blog's mainly for family and friends who want updates on our whereabouts but also for anyone else who's interested. Our round the world trip adventure starts September 22, 2009!
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