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Dec 6, 2005 - Pantanal wetlands

The dark clouds that had been chasing us from Corumbá on our way to the hotel in the Pantanal had finally caught up and the rain came pouring down when we arrived at the place. The whole complex is built on stilts and a long bridge ran from the parking space to the entrance. No cover in sight and our rain gear was still in the main luggage. Soaked we arrive at the other end. Later in the afternoon the boat trip was replaced by fishing. Well my first, and last as it turned out, piranha looked ferocious enough and was subsequently fed to the...

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