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Apr 9, 2005 - Illah Grande & Buzios, Brazil

Illah Grande is a three hour bus ride south of Rio. It is the largest island off the coast of Brazil. I stayed here for three nights and ventured out to the beaches only reachable by boat. The prices here were a little higher because it is an established tourist location. Buzios is a two hour bus ride north of Rio. It is the vacation spot of the rich and famous in Brazil. We spotted a couple of stars from a national soap opera. I didn't know who they were until we passed a market and they were on the cover of the national tabloid. I rented...

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