Category Archives: South America

Brazil with Michael Palin (episode four)

Episode four of Brazil with Michael Palin made me want to explore the Pantanal and I revisited Paraty, Sao Paulo and the Iguazy Falls with great pleasure. It feels like ages ago since we went to Brazil, when it fact it was only two summers ago. The spotlight … Continue reading

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Brazil with Michael Palin (episode three)

(Source: Brazil Diversity) Ouro Preto. My discovery from episode three of Brazil with Michael Palin. Look at how pretty it is!

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Brazil with Michael Palin (episode two)

(Brasilia Cathedral, Brasília. Source: Lonely Planet) Episode two of Brazil with Michael Palin reminded me of the fact that I must make it to Brasilia one day. The concept of relocating your capital city to the middle of nowhere fascinates me. And the … Continue reading

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Brazil with Michael Palin

(Source: Brasil Turismo) Lençóis Maranhenses National Park. My discovery from episode one of Brazil with Michael Palin. Oh, how I want to go there.

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Antony Gormley in Sao Paulo

(Source: theguardian.co.uk) “Firefighters have been called to the scene this week by concerned citizens who mistook Gormley’s life-size body-cast sculptures perched at the edges of tall buildings as despondent people ready to jump.”

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30 stranded dolphins rescued in Arraial do Cabo (Brazil)

Have a great weekend!

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