Um Meia Tres
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... have found an apartment....but we weren't going to count our chickens.
The next morning, we were at the meeting place at 9:30 and we waited anxiously for Tanya to arrive. It was nearly 11 and I was beginning to lose hope when she appeared. We took the bus to Copacabana and when we disembarked, she started talking to random people on the street. Asking about a 'kitchenette'. I quickly realized that she did not have a specific apartment available but that ...
... fed them fruit (which is obviously wrong and shouldn’t be done). It was pretty cool to see them shimmy down trees and use their little hands to grab food then scamped back up and eat it in safety. Little cuties. In talks afterwards I know a lot of people said they were afraid of them and they said they were ugly and creepy but I don’t know what they were smoking because it was amazing to see them in the wild.
Next: Salvatore blog will come in a bit. ...
... walked to bird century (Parque Das Aves) just outside the park and we
really enjoyed it. We booked ticket for same from the hotel travel desk.
We think it was totally worth.
At end of the day, we rented a taxi to crossover to Argentina. Drive was smooth and it took 15 mins at border to clear. We needed to pay "reciprocity fee' before heading to the border. We stayed at Gran Hotel Tourbillon in Argentina - Puerto Iguaz˙,.
... but very calm. I would miss Brazil tremendously, but I know I will be back one day to see how else it might grow and what else it might have to offer. So as I rode in the taxi cab to the airport and saw many a dark-skinned Brazilians selling chips and drinks along the highway (a stark contrast to the very light-skinned Brazilians who were in the stands during the games), I remained reflective and filled with respect toward Brazil and all of its people! Ciao Bella ...
... of finally making there, second was excitement and third was peace. Its that feeling I keep mentioning. Its an amazing feeling. The clouds parted, I looked up and there he was. Arms open on top of the world. Breathtaking, magnificent, exceptional and totally unique. I ran up the stairs elbowing asains and brits on the way. I needed to be there. 30 seconds later, I was there. I was just one in a sea full of millions, but it didnt bother me (at first). I was at the base of one ...