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Brazilian Hospitality 

After a full week of partying and drinking in the 40 degree Rio de Janeiro heat for Carnival, it was time to give our livers a rest and hit the road – next Read more…


Backpacking in Brazil – Know Before You Go

These are a few tips that would have saved me a lot of hassle, money, and embarrassment should someone told me before starting our two months of travel in Brazil.


So you wanna go to Carnival!?

We thought carnival was a “once in a lifetime” type of experience, but after going we have already talked about returning again one day.


Robbed in Brazil at Gunpoint

Today we surrendered our valuable things to a robber threatening us with a gun in Brazil.


A Colonial Town Bordering a Beach Haven City – Olinda and Recife

Olinda makes you feel like you have gone back in time – a couple kilometres away Recife is an example of a modern, busy, Northeastern Brazilan city. The convientely neighbouring cities make for a great “two-for-one” travel destination.


Rio Round Two

We checked off all of the bucket list touristy things to do in Rio de Janeiro this time. Check our experiences and tips.


Florianopolis- where the city meets the beach 

Florianópolis is capital of southern Brazil’s Santa Catarina state, made up mostly of an island. It is famous for beaches, surfing and night life.


Rio New Years Eve

We weren’t going to come all the way to South America and miss the world’s biggest New Years Eve party. We had the absolute best time (along with with 2 million other people) on Copacabana beach.