The Greatest Show on Earth March 8th 2013 Brazil
My rating: 9/10
Daily budget (travel, food and accommodation): USD $100 = 63 pounds
When: 27 January - 22 February 2013
Bases: Foz do Iguacu, Curitiba, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Ouro Preto
Main sights: Iguacu Falls, Bird Park, Itaipu Dam, Curitiba Municipal Market, Corinthians v Oeste football match, Edificio Italia, Museum of Football, Sao Paulo Museum of Art (MASP), Bandeiras Monume ... read more
South America » Brazil 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's Richard Frost and I'm a Manchester-based media freelancer who loves to travel.
In late 2012/early 2013, I spent 6 months in South America visiting Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and Brazil. You can also read about my previous trip to China and south-east Asia, where I passed 5 months in Beijing, Hong Kong, Macau, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand.
For non-travel stuff, I have a separate site where I blog about Chorlton, Manchester, SEO, PR and social media marketing.
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