Category: South America

A couple of days in Uruguay

While we were down in Brazil we had the good fortune to take a trip to Uruguay.  We really enjoyed the days we spent in Montevideo and would love to go back and experience the country a bit more.  The airport was an incredible piece of architecture, shaped like a bending wing.  The inside was […]

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Our Trip to Patagonia

First of all let me start with something that is pretty obvious when you look at a map, South America is freaking huge!  Brazil alone is the size of the US (not including Alaska). When you look at Argentina it’s as long as the US is wide. Because I sometimes forget this in terms of […]

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Argentine Patagonia Gallery

This is one trip everyone should try and do! So much is still unspoiled wilderness, cared for by both the travelers, national park workers and locals alike. The magic and splendor of the Patagonia range is almost impossible to put into words. We were so lucky to get incredible weather for nearly our entire trip, […]

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Trips Around Sao Paulo Gallery

During the time we were living in Brazil we had the opportunity to travel around a bit. This gallery has some of the things we did in proximity to Sao Paulo while we were there.

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Sao Paulo Carnival Gallery

We were lucky enough to be living in Brazil during the world famous Carnival! It is quite the spectacle. Shani had some co-workers that agreed to give us the locals tour and we had seats in the Sambadrome for the first night. It is amazing to see all of the samba schools strut their stuff!

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Chilling in Montanita – Brrrr

We had been dreaming about spending some time along the coast in Ecuador relaxing, surfing, and enjoying the sun.  Montanita had sounded like it might just be perfect.  I had read so much about how Ecuador was an expat paradise.  I knew we just had to go see it for ourselves.  Maybe we would find […]

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Weekly Photo – Iguazu Falls in Brazil & Argentina

  Oh how I love waterfalls!  Something about the awe I feel in being privileged to see something so powerful and beautiful all at the same time. Iguazu Falls, or Iguassu, spelling depending on who you ask, is absolutely amazing.  It’s on the UNESCO World Heritage list and is made up of 275 falls.  For […]

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