Adeus Brazil! 

Just sitting at the airport in Rio waiting for our next flight to Buenos Aires, so I thought i’d do a little post to round up our time in Brazil.

Monday we enjoyed our last day in Paraty, we decided to take a quick tour (although in Portuguese!)

We were picked up in a jeep and took a little trip to the native Indian reserve, to see Continue reading


Okay don’t hate me, but I’m writing this journal entry from the relaxing hammock hanging in the front porch of our new home!

So after a full week in Rio we packed up our bags, picked up our little hire car (bit of a squeeze fitting us all in, but we did it, we will not be beaten!!!👊) and drove our way down the warm and bumpy coastal road to Paraty.  Continue reading

Deepest, darkest Peru, Machu Picchu! 

As I type I am sitting in the train station waiting for our Peru rail train back to cusco, after a very exciting, adventurous and dusty couple of days, exploring the hidden lost city of Machu Picchu high in the Andes mountains.

We arrived the day before heading up to Machu Picchu, as everyone here seems to do. The 4 hour train journey from Poray, near Cusco, traveled through the beautiful sacred valley following the rocky river, past corn fields, cattle grazing and small stone Continue reading