Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Beach

Brazil is known for fabulous beaches, and we wanted to take advantage of this.  Our plan, as much as we ever have one, was to head north along the coast until we found a place to hang out and enjoy … Continue reading

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Costa Verde

After getting spoiled rotten by Donald and Judy’s generous hospitality, it was time to tear ourselves away and go back to making our own way in the world. Happily, Carlos was able to join us for a ride (and show … Continue reading

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Sao Paulo

The direct way from Florianopolis to Sao Paulo is about 680 km of highway.  Much of our trip was on the highway, but we did find some detours to stretch the trip to two and a half days.  After spending … Continue reading

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Leaving Florianopolis

We had a wonderful week in Florianopolis, and we couldn’t have asked for a better host than Paulo.  The sun came out again, and before we left, we got to see more of life around there. Without planning it, we … Continue reading

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Uruguay and into Brazil

I’m not into the blogging groove yet.  It will come, I’m sure.  Until then…. We caught the early morning ferry across the Rio de la Plata to Colonia del Sacramento, a UNESCO World Heritage site.  The rain had begun when … Continue reading

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