Monthly Archives: October 2013

Hola Ecuador!

In order to arrive in Guayaquil (Ecuador), I took a flight from Rio to Panama City, and then Panama City to Guayaquil. Again, some nagging suspicion that STA have mugged me off. However, travel was eventful. I was apparently amongst … Continue reading

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It ends (in Rio)

The hostel got busier, one new guest being a girl called Lola, broken from 4 days travel on a bus from Bolivia! We signed up for the main City Tour which takes in the main wonders of Rio, starting with … Continue reading

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…it continues… (in Rio)

The beach was an effective tactic for eye deflation but created a new ailment of severely burnt skin. Turns out I don`t always `tan well`. Another humbling lesson and I´m now firm friends with my factor 50. I picked up … Continue reading

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It Begins (in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Twenty-four hours and three flights to get here to discover BA fly direct in 11 hours. Thanks STA. Truth be told, I quite enjoy an aeroplane / airport. All good intentions of learning some Brazilian Portuguese were promptly dashed on … Continue reading

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