Posts Tagged ‘Brazil’

AMAZON JUNGLE

WHERE WE AT? This is where we got stuck in the tall grass when our captain decided he would take a shortcut in the Amazon Jungle in Brazil. Let me just say that I was not the Captain for those that are wondering…and this was in “wild” portion of the Amazon Jungle. As if there…

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CARNIVAL DE ARACAJU

What is Carnival? For those that don’t know…Carnival is the most famous Brazilian holiday. During this time period Brazil attracts 70% of its tourists. Variations in Carnival celebrations are observed throughout the multitude of Brazilian cities. Yet, a commonality observed among them is the incorporation of samba into the celebrations. The southeastern cities of Brazil…

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EXPLORING THE AMAZON RAINFOREST

I am literally in the Amazon Jungle and we have some photos and experiences to share. First, I should point out that the Amazon Rainforest is everything that I thought it would be. It is very wild…very remote…and very unique. We paid a guide to take us off the beaten path and into the rainforest by…

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ON THE JUNGLE’S EDGE – MANAUS, BRAZIL

  “A port on the Amazon River – Manaus, Brazil” Fujifilm X-100s, Manual, 1/250s, f11.0, ISO 200, 23mm :: © VisualVoodoo.Com Manaus (Brazil) is a small city on the Amazon River. There are tons of factories here…Samsung, Honda, Sony, Yamaha…you name it and they are probably here too. They all came for the same tax break that…

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