Rio de Janeiro- Christ the Redeemer, Sugarloaf and Carnaval February 18th 2015 Rio de Janeiro- Christ the Redeemer, Sugarloaf and Carnaval
We are still in the tropics. 22 degrees south of the equator. Hot, hot, hot 90 degrees and almost 100%!h(MISSING)umidity.
Today is Fat Tuesday, the last day of Carnaval (Carneval, Carnival, Carnivaal…take your pick of spelling depending on the country ;-). The streets are filled with people in amazing costumes heading off to the ... read more
South America » Brazil » Rio de Janeiro » Rio de Janeiro 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 husband and I love to travel just about anywhere. We've spent time in the Caribbean (all over), Mexico, Canada, Europe, Africa, Japan, South Korea, China, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Falkland Islands (UK), Chile and Peru. We love to trade houses too. We are both educators with grown children.
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