Lapa, Rio de Janeiro

Me on the steps at Lapa, Rio de Janeiro’s party district. On Fridays people from all over the city, even the far away Favelas, come to drink and dance at the many bars and clubs that line Lapa’s main strip, where party doesn’t start til well past 11:00pm. Getting there is easy, from the western […]

Rio de Janeiro

Unquestionably a great country.  Friendly laid back people.  Exquisite jungle countryside. The trip started with Rio de Janeiro, then on to Ilha Grande, Paraty, Trinidad, Sao Paulo, by plane off to Bahia state which included the capital Salvador, plus smaller beach towns Itacaré, Arraial d’Ajuda, and Troncoso before heading back to Rio de Janeiro. Some […]