Returning to Rio is always a good decision, which I confirmed as soon as I saw the city again from our spot at the top of Pereira da Silva. My heart did some cartwheels. I tend to stay away from such cheesy lines but there it went, flipping away. Why and how did I wait […]Read more "Rio de Janeiro, Brasil [GIG]"
Ilha is a sort of hippy beach paradise where the humid air makes everything feels remote and mysterious. It feels undiscovered, like in a can’t-seem-to-locate-the-place-on-google-maps way. You can try that in a seperate tab if you like. Lagoa azul is a peaceful lagoon worth the visit where you can float around in the heat. Hike […]Read more "Ilha Grande, Brasil [GIG]"
And the tales from Rio continue. So on one of our nights we made our way to Centro and we stumbled upon Pedra do Sal where we pretended to know how to dance to live samba music. An incredible atmosphere where you get to throw back the best caipirinhas in town (we are not saying […]Read more "Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [SDU]"
Cidade Maravilhosa – is quite possibly the most accurate description of Rio de Janeiro, where the marvels manifest themselves at every turn of your head. Set in a surreal location, this gigantic hustle-bustle Brazilian epicentre is the perfect marriage between nature and urban sprawl, green and concrete and glitz and ghetto. There are islands that go […]Read more "Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [GIG]"