Bahia's Carnival Survival Guide February 12th 2016 Carnival week has ended and it was pretty much what you’d expect: drinking, dancing, and bad Spanglish. In light of all the festivities, I’d like to think I’m seasoned enough to make a sort-of ‘survival guide’ for all the scared Americans out there about to partake in the biggest party South America has to offer…<em style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal;">and maybe the world? Ye ... 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)
Curious what's inside?
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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