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Obwohl die Temperaturen in Brasilia mit rund 35 Grad Celsius bereits extrem hoch waren, wurde ich, als ich nach drei Stunden Flug in Manaus aus dem Flughafen kam, fast erschlagen. Die Temperaturen sind zwar vergleichbar mit denen in Manaus, die hohe Luftfeuchtigkeit aber macht das Atmen extrem anstrengend und treibt einem sofort den Schweiss auf …
... of large iguanas jump from tree-tops into the river on our approach. In another questionable display of ecotourism, Luiz captured a baby porcupine in order to domesticate and add to his list of animals. We felt uneasy with this episode but had little control over it with someone who had lived in the rainforest for the last 60 years.
We arrived back in Manaus exhausted but reflected on an excellent time in this ...
... it to me in 10reais notes!! awesome! still needed some more cash so I could pay for my Amazon trip tomorrow, next atm it was. I got out more than the first time and the pile of cash was half the size. when in Brazil!! we only really realised how close the supermarket was on the way back when the taxi driver refused to take us as the destination was too close. whoops. we'd already hopped in his car too with all our bags. walked home and inhaled ...
... up steak and veggies (I supervised due to my inability to cook anything). And we had the most amazing popcorn again for desert. They do this gooey caramel and strawberry popcorn and we can't get enough of it. They need this in Australia. Badly. Anyway, off to bed early tonight as were off to the amazon tomorrow!! Hopefully this goes well and we don't die of dengue fever or something random. Buenos nachoes!!! ...
... watching some England fans came over and asked what we were doing after the match. They suggested we meet-up at a local club called Copacabana – like the beach in Rio. I went to Copacabana and it was heaving – there was a live band. One could not move and the queue for the bar was incredible, so I ended up paying for the VIP area where there was waiter
service. I had a great time and only got ...
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