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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


Nature's Wonders

Tomorrow I will be boarding an airplane back to California! It is unbelievable how fast this semester has gone by. I will miss this place and the people I have met here very much, but I am ready to return home to reality. 797 more words