Flying in the wrong direction and tour buses - Grand Canyon 11 July - Day 78 August 9th 2009 We visited the Grand Canyon National Park just for one day and it was intense. We flew to the Canyon from the city of Boulder (Arizona). We were expecting to fly over the Canyon but actually most of the time we flew around it so people siting on the right side of the plane had a very limited view of the scenery. We were in an organized tour and when we arrived at the Canyon we were put on a bus wi ... read more
We are a couple, Benoit and Robson who decided to tour the world for 1 year. This blog was to keep contact with family and friends.
Our trip started in April 2009 and we came back home in April 2010. From London we headed east with Istanbul as our first stop. Six months later, in October 2009 we ended up in Brazil where we stayed till April 2010. We mainly stayed in the state of Santa Catarina where Robson's family lives. We however mangaged to travel quite a bit as well, to the North, the Amazon, Curitiba, Rioa Grande do Sul and ... we went to Rio and participated i... full info