Rio - Ihla Grande - Paraty May 3rd 2007 Rio de Janeiro
Ah Brazil... what a fascinating place! The land of bikinis, havaianas and beer! After a short flight from Chile we landed in Rio de Janeiro on 18/3. We checked into mellow yellow backpackers in rio- a divy place in Copacabana. It was five levels of dorms, bars, pool rooms, tv rooms, games rooms...the works. One of the dorms was called the Favela room with 45 beds - all of the sl ... read more
South America » Brazil » Rio de Janeiro » Paraty 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
After packing up shop in St Kilda, Melbourne, these two young and free spirited adventurers are throwing caution to the wind and leaving behind good reason as they treck the globe. What misfortunes shall they come across in transit? Will they discover the fabled El Dorado? Will they even return?
All will be revealed within these pages in time...... full info