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We Had One, One Night In Rio

29.August 2009

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Paratay, Brasil

We had two…two glasses of champagne. Well, we do have champagne tastes but, unfortunately, a beer budget….so we substituted with beer on the beaches of Rio. And it was actually four nights… To say I was anxious as the bus made its way to Rio de Janeiro would be an understatement. Every guidebook and website […]

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The Amazing Power Of Nature

25.August 2009

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We arrived in Iguazu Falls in the middle of a rainstorm, not knowing that the worst of it was yet to come. That night I saw biggest thunderstorm I have ever seen. The storm cells circled the town for hours on end, flashing lightning, crashing thunder loud enough to shake the house, and dropping rain […]

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