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May 19, 2005 - Florianopolis, South Brazil

Florianopolis was our first real stop in Brazil, and we were really looking foreward to getting a little beach time after spending the majority of the trip in high altitudes and cold. From Foz, we jumped an overnight bus (probually one of the most miserable ones that we have experienced let me add) to the beach metropolis in hopes of a low key little place to grab some R&R. We got quite lucky as we landed there in the heart of the low-season, opening up thousands of apartments for rent. The apartments otherwise stay vacant for the duration...

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Jan 16, 2005 - Florianopolis

So after many games of the 'school of crazy dives' the four of us headed across the border to Brazil for our seventh and final South American destination. From there we caught an overnight bus to the coastal resort of Florianopolis. Ca thoroughly enjoyed this journey as Man Utd had just beaten Liverpool in a somewhat tedious encounter. As Vicky and Aoidan support Pool as well as Phil, she had the pleasure of taking the piss for most of the journey. Anyway we arrived at our destination the following morning. Florianapolis is split into two...

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