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... backpack and another 7 kilos of day pack to carry ... on your own and at your age!" Self doubt kicks in and you start to question your decisions but thankfully then you meet people who calm the nerves and make you remember why you chose this life. My first taste of this was a nice couple from Brisbane who gave me some tips in my hotel reception. I bumped into them again the next day at breakfast and we shared stories and generally just chewed the fat. It's always comforting ...
... their taxi to the airport at 5, we decided to let Julia and Marty go first. If the weather didn't clear, we could try again tomorrow. Thankfully there was a clearing so all of the gliders set up and took off including Julia and Marty. That left Darren and I alone at the top alone with the marshal and the guy cleaning up the now closed cafeteria. It was weird as it became so quiet without the other pilots and passengers. Due to the weather, no one else came for over 45 ...
... out. Maybe they have a much more healthy body image in South America?
And all this goes for the men, too!
There are very poor no go slum areas of shantytowns everywhere in Rio, called Favelas, usually on steep hillsides and often not far ...
... across the city and water, made even better by the full moon!
We spent our evening exploring the nearby streets before stopping at a small restaurant for cheese and honey and delicious pasta!
Early night for us all due to a long day, but we are so excited to be starting our crazy journey!
See you tommorow,
... digging into the chair behind me, very uncomfortable. The police didn't give a ****, as they started to ask some standard questions. The man in charge was in plain clothes and seemed to be a fairly important detective. I refused to cooperate with the cuffs on. Two apprehending police officers stood behind me, and refused to take my cuffs off. After a little, I got up off the chair, spun the chair around with my feet and straddled the chair, to stop the cuffs rubbing on ...