South America » Brazil » Pernambuco By MV April 6th 2007 Michael & VictoriaFrom Tuesday 3rd April to Thursday 5th April, we visited the charming little city of Olinda, its churches, museums, colourful streets and bars (the caipirinhas are amazing!) We stayed in the Albergue de Olinda: a very chilled little poussada with hamacs and a pool.
Mike and I are leaving from Paris on the 2nd April 2007 for a 5 months world tour.
The plan is to spend 3 months in South America, visiting Brazil, Argentina, Chili and Bolivia
Then to fly up to San Francisco, Seattle and Vancouver in July.
and to finish with Vietnam and Bangkok in August.... full info
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...more info