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We woke up and I was slightly ginger, so we went out and cooked up breakfast as we necked a few coffees. We weren't fully sure how we were making our way to Recife today as the internet wasn't too informative. So we decided to go up to the bus stop and suss out buses out of pipa. I had a rough idea that we could try snag a bus at Goianinha to Recife, but we couldn't buy tickets in Pipa. We got to the bus stop and as we sort of expected, there ...
... between cities. Still the scenery was so gorgeous and our excitement so palpable that not even the police check along the way detracted our excitement. And Andrea’s litany of questions kept us entertained…and certainly kept us awake on our return trip that night after the game.
When modern buildings of Natal finally arose we were ecstatic. It was not only the fact that the architecture was designed in the earth ...
... off Premier League teams he knew; 'Manchester United, Arsenal, Shakhtar Donetsk, Tottenham' - with the one obvious exception. He dropped us off right outside as we noticed a queue snaking around the building and looking like it would take us at least an hour to get in, we decided to stick with it, drink some cans in the street as all Brazilians do; and set about making some new friends in the queue.
Junior Lewis deserves a lot of credit as he continued ...
... Here you had this huge jumbotron screen and vendors and other little attractions, yet few people turning out to view these games that were being shown for free. It was difficult to determine whether this had to do with a lack of excitement or the fact that the Recife government had only agreed to hosting a fan fest within the last couple of weeks leading up to the Cup. Either way, something was amiss, ...
... seem sleepy in comparison! The energy is life-affirming and frenetic.
The night also included many professional frevo dancers. I like to describe frevo dancing as cheerleading-style jumping with acrobatics while passing a multi-colored open umbrella under and over the legs. Oh yeah, and they also pop down into squats, jumping up into the ...