The number one thing that stops us from traveling is MONEY, following closely behind is commitments (such as jobs), fear of the unknown and the courage to take the plunge and leave your home and comfort zone. But how much money does it actually cost to travel? The answer is…not as much as you think. … More How much does it cost to travel?
Some other famous things to see in Rio is the Arcs of Lapa and the Escadaria Selaron. We decided to go there the next day after seeing Christ the Redeemer and Sugar loaf mountain. When we got off the bus in Lapa, I immediately felt unsafe. It definately felt like we were in the ghetto. … More More glorious days in the famous city of Rio de Janiero
The city of Rio de Janiero is so famous world wide. I, like many other people had always dreamed of going there. It was the place I had been most looking forward to of the whole trip and the time had finally come! Rio is only a quick 1.5 hour flight from Florinaoplois so we … More The time had finally come to visit Rio de Janiero
Many times during our travels when people asked us where we were going in Brazil and we replied with “Florianopolis” we were sometimes met with puzzled looks and questions of “where is that?”. Some people didn’t even know it was in Brazil. Florianopolis, or ‘Floripa’ as the locals call it, is a large island in … More The magical island of Florianopolis
Here’s a few tips to hopefully make your Brazillian visa process stress free. I had lots of problems with mine but these could have easily been avoided! 1. Make sure you have all your required documents printed off and ready to go BEFORE you get to Puerto Iguazu. They have Internet cafés there but sometimes … More How to obtain your Brazillian Visa for Australian’s in Puerto Iguazu