Daily Archives: 2004-02-18

Oi! Up for a little soccer? – Copacabana, Brazil

After a ta ta with lovely Louise at the bus station on the Brazilian side of the falls, I was approached by a couple of Israeli guys who wanted to trade bus tickets with me. I was a bit skeptical but decided it was a good day to do a good deed so I agreed to switch to this lesser known company.

Turned out to be the right decision as my new bus was less crowded, less noisy, and not caught up in a drug bust. Also I was surrounded by quite friendly people who were sharing food and playing music. It was a nice intro to Brazil as I sleepily gazed out the window at the hills of forests almost able to see the moisture in the air. read more

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