Rio for NYE January 6th 2011 Thu 30 Dec 2010 to Thu 6 Jan 2011 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
We arrived in Rio on 30 December but we're going to start the blog with New Year's Eve...
We are now in a Portuguese speaking country so what little Spanish we have picked up is useless here. It's like starting all over again.
NEW YEAR'S EVE
Went out at 8pm but Metro tickets were no longer on sale. They had ... read more
South America » Brazil » Rio de Janeiro 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