Tag Archives: Brazil

Paraty

After a busy past few weeks, by the time we reached Paraty we just wanted to relax and watch the world go by. We unpacked our bags and set about making ourselves comfortable on the new hammock chairs (Yes, seats like hammocks!!), we were in chair heaven. They say Paraty is a picturesque town, full of cobbled streets and located …

Ilha Grande

An island where first impressions were close to an overpriced version Koh Phi Phi, Thailand (if anyone else has been there, I think you’d agree). Let’s just say that that first impressions were not the same as the last, Ilha Grande really captivated us and knew how to draw us in with it’s beauty. An island full of hidden gems …

So it begins… Rio de Janeiro

A whirlwind first week. Who would have thought that we would have been laying out our quick dry towels amongst the deck chairs and umbrellas on Copacabana Beach, soaking up the Portuguese lingo whilst enjoying a delicacy, the Caipirinha. Not me two years ago! Here we are, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. We made it, and contrary to belief, in …