florianopolis, last stop in brazil March 5th 2014 Florianopolis didnt work out as anticipated and we were disappointed to not get to spend more time there. Firstly, our bus which left at 7pm was meant to arrive at 10am, due to traffic jams/accident/not sure what, we were stuck at a standstill on the motorway for close to 2 hours. We didnt end up getting in til almost 3 oclock. The plan had been to have 2 nights and 3 full days here, but due to th ... read more
South America » Brazil » Santa Catarina » Florianópolis 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
Helena, 27, from Scotland.
About to embark on a backpacking adventure around southern South America - Rio - Santiago and a lot in between :)
Heading on to Australia to work and fund the second part of the trip - location TBC! ... full info