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Iguacu falls

I’ve just remembered the problem with travelling and the clue is in the name. The distances are huge in South America and it’s looking like it’s very easy to lose many days sat on a bus. 1,034 more words

Brazil: Save the best 'til last. 

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First stop in the Samba civilization: Porto Alegre. En route to the main city of southern Brazil, we stopped at a ‘pay by weight’ buffet at a road side service station. 817 more words


The Falling Water of Brazil and Argentina

The next part of our trip was one I had been looking forward to since we decided on South America as a destination. We caught an overnight bus from Curitiba to the small city of Foz do Iguaçu, home of the world famous Iguaçu Falls. 585 more words


Poem: Remembering Copake at Iguaçu

When I was young I saw a waterfall

A single stream into a crystal pool
For twenty feet or more
There in the water childlike lovers play… 52 more words

Louis William Rose

Fighting the Flu at Iguazu

Travis and I arrived to Iguazu Falls intending to only spend two days there and then quickly make our way up to the Patanal. Unfortunately, the flu slowed us down so we spent a few unanticipated days recovering in bed. 409 more words


On a South American Wonder

Water is the driving force of all nature. (Leonardo da Vinci)

I love the sounds and the power of pounding water, whether it is the waves or a waterfall.

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Exploring Series

Three weeks in Brazil – Part 1

Before I started researching for South America, I could only name one Brazilian city. After the World Cup, I could name seven. After three weeks in Brazil, I have lost count the number of cities I have visited. 526 more words