Recife March 1st 2009 We arrived in Recife just in time for another little carnival which was pretty cool. We stayed in Piratas da Praia Hostel which was OK, we met a few cool people there and partied with them, but generally, backpackers were mainly staying in nearby Olinda.
Tuesday night was quite good as we went into town for Black Tuesday! Everyone congragates around this square with live music, afro drumming, ... read more
South America » Brazil » Pernambuco » Recife 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
My name is Nick. I live in North London and love travelling. Me and my cousin Boucs are just about to start our ultimate adventure to travel the whole of South America.
The journey begins on 15th October 2008. Watch this space!... full info