Paraty, Brazil

They say the best way to see São Paulo is to not see it at all.. Our bus arrived in at 7am and we left at 8am. The bus station reminded me of a prison, the city appeared very run down, and there was a lot of smog, so we were happy enough to continue onwards…

Florianopolis, Brazil

As we settled in to our seats on the bus we got chatting to an Irish couple, Barry and Laura, who were heading to the same place as us, Florianopolis – A city/island on the coast of Brazil with some amazing beaches. During the chit chat with Barry, he asked me how long me and…

Uruguay

Before I start the following is worth noting: Most people or any Google search will tell you that if you go to Iguazu Falls from BA that in order to get to Uruguay you should go back to BA and get the ferry across (bare in mind that the bus back to BA is 18hours!)….

Iguazu Falls

So after a week in the Argentine capital it was time to set off on our 18 hour bus journey north to Puerto Iguazu. The buses in Argentina are top class, and this sleeper bus was no different so with it being an overnight journey, meals provided and reclining seats fit for a king, ‘Pockets’…

Buenos Aires, Argentina 

The starting point for a three month adventure… Where to begin I am not sure but I’ve been here only few days and I know one thing, getting by without Spanish is possible, getting by with some Spanish would be a lot easier!  Today alone I thought I ordered enchiladas. I did not, I orders…