On our last, we visited an actual indian community, although civilised by now. Notice the blonde european-looking girl at the back. Apparently, tourists are forbidden now to sleep inside the community as during the night, some of the male tourists would sneak in to the indian girls´ rooms and would, well, make blonde european-looking girls.
Amazon - Part 2: Jungle For Real June 5th 2007 Things happened quick in Manaus. All in the space of our first day there, we disembarked the boat, made our way to the other end of the city to collect the car (which we had sent from Belem on a different boat), dropped it off at a mechanic, found ourselves a local guide and were on our way into the jungle with him.
Finally, we had found something more like the jungle we had in mind! For the ne ... read more
South America » Brazil » Amazonas » Manaus 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
Finally our dream begins...
Armed with cameras and not afraid to use them, we will share with you all our experiences through this travel journal - making you jealous at some points, and grateful that you're not us at others. ... full info