Into the wild

Winding bays of blue water, white beaches lined with palms, rainforest and colourful shacks, we’d found paradise in Brazil. We walk off the pontoon, greeted with friendly locals going about their daily routine – loading carts with goods from boats to deliver around the island. Ilha Grande is car-free. A short meander from the beach…

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Caprinihia

Just like our first happy hour Caprinihia, our first taste of Brazil was some what sour. One too many limes or not enough sugar. We arrived in the party centre of Rio, Lapa with an expectation of vibrancy and colour. In reality, the buildings were shabby and not chic, streets run with poverty and a…

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Whitechicks

Credits to our former housemate for the title of our first blog post. We’re all packed up and sat in Heathrow airport waiting to board our 11.5 hour flight (yawn) to Brazil (yay). The last few weeks in Bristol have been a lot of fun. To say we rinsed the goodbyes is an understatement. From…

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