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Apr 1, 2005 - Bahia, Brazil

Mulhollow de Sao Paulo is an island about 1400 KM north of Rio De Janiero (30 hours by bus). The bus ride was amazing and it was the first time I was really able to see the terrain of the jungle landscape. During Easter weekend, the island was packed with tourists and the weather was perfet for a day on the beach. The weather turned bad and I found myself and a traveling friend I met in Rio and we were the only ¨Gringos¨ around. What to do...We bought all the supplies we needed for a raining day. A bottle of Cuchaza, (which is very similar...

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Feb 16, 2005 - Only 19 Hours to get here!

Hi all, just a quick update, I am now in Arraial D´ajuda, which is not far from (30mins) Porto Seguro and about 10 hours from Salvador in the north. Unfortunately it was raining when I arrived this after noon so I haven´t done much other than shower off the stank of the 19 hour bus ride from my skin. This place is supposed to be lively and the threat of a little rain should do little to curb this now expected street party. Hopefully, tomorrow the sun will be out and I will take a few pictures to show you all! Hope you are well Scott

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