Archive for the ‘Brazil’ Category

Gotta have that Favela Funk!

Gotta have that Favela Funk!
Shortly after arriving to Mellow Yellow, we were repeatedly asked the same question by our fellow hostel mates. Actually it was more like an assumed statement. “Of course you’re going to the Favela Funk party?” The favela whata? Wasn’t that some sort of bean? Oh, no wait, that’s...
September 18th, 2006 | Brazil, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Parties, Festivals & Events | Read More

All Roads Lead to Mellow Yellow!

All Roads Lead to Mellow Yellow!
Most of the time on trips like ours, bad luck and bumps in the road are simply a matter of chance. But sometimes life will throw out so many signs pointing in one direction, and for better or worse, we’d be fools not to follow them. Such was the case recently in Brazil. Before touching down in...
September 14th, 2006 | Backpacking & Trekking, Brazil, Hostels, Hotels & Resorts, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More

The Boys of (Brazilian) Winter

The Boys of (Brazilian) Winter
Get Your Own! | View Slideshow After seven weeks spent journeying through stratospheric Andean highs and deep green Amazon lows, we were bummed to leave Peru and Bolivia behind, but thrilled to hop a flight to one of the world’s largest and most sensual countries: Brazil. Upon arrival, the salty,...
September 14th, 2006 | Brazil, Lost Girls RTW Adventure | Read More

Brazil or Bust!

Brazil or Bust!
Leaving things until the very last conceivable minute is a Lost Girls way of life, which on a trip like this one, can get us into serious trouble! For instance, it’s probably unwise to delay applying for your Brazilian visa until one week before you hope to visit the country, but due to scheduling...
July 31st, 2006 | Brazil, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, Passports & Visas, Planning | Read More