Jamie Learns Stick-Shift February 10th 2016 Three days of no A/C in the bustling city of Rio means Jon and I are ready to get out and into nature. But before we left, we had a date with Jesus. After a winding taxi ride to the monument, we found him…and he is humongous. Jon and I take the poor-man’s route and hike all the way up to the top. Totally worth it, but not for the weak! No paved sidewalks here, we were knee-deep in unkept verti ... read more
South America » Brazil » 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
How To Kill Your Jewish Mother (aka Traveling Purple Heart Blog) is my documentation of a life-changing spur-of-the-moment trip to South America. (Note: Blog Posts go from Most Recent on Top to Least)
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I partook in an Ayahuasca ceremony in Peru.
Biking Death Road in Bolivia was thrilling
The scare I had almost missing my flight from Salar De Uyuni
Falling in love in Argentina :)
I was taught to drive stick-shift in Rio
And Carnival in Salvador Bahia!!
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