Will Somebody Please Rob Us Already? First Night of Carnival February 11th 2016 I feel Bahia before I could see it. That electric Carnival energy rattles me. In the historic district, where are hostel is, a cluster of bright colored houses sit in rows. Almost like something out of Key West. Our hostel is Nega Maluca, a quaint hostel right near Pelourinho. Inside, there is a tiny hallway that leads to a community kitchen and back outdoor balcony, overlooking the rest of the hi ... read more
South America » Brazil » Bahia » Salvador 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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