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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 24 – Santa Cruz to Sucre, Bolivia

Highlights: AeroSur high altitude flight We said goodbye to David who had an earlier flight to catch, it seems that the first part of our tour is now over. Andrew wrote a personal message to David and gave it to … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 23 – Santa Cruz, Brazil

The night train trip went well; they even served a mail which was of fair quality. Kelly seemed to sleep well curled up like a cat in the opposite seat; I believe Andrew and Gareth played Mario Kart on the … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 22 – Pantanal – Santa Cruz, Bolivia

Today we left the amazing Pantanal but first some of us got up at 5.00 am to see the sunrise which was absolutely stunning, on my return I found that Andrew had considered waking up, but then again so had … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 21 – Pantanal, Brazil

After a night in which we learnt that luckily no one really snored we set out on a day safari. We saw lots of different wildlife, caiman, capivara and giant river otters. With the caiman we went down to the … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 20 – Pantanal, Brazil

We set of to the Pantanal today which is a large area of mostly swamp land. The roads are very rough and as we found out when we changed rides to a truck mosquitoes attack all the time. We will … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 19 – Bonito, Brazil

Today we went to Rio da Prata which is a private farm with a really clear river which we went snorkelling down but not swimming (swimming can cause the dirt to kick up, we float instead). This was an amazing … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 18 – Bonito, Brazil

The night bus trip went fine and we settled into the new hotel. We learned that the daughter of the owner was having a birthday party tonight. We set off for a private beach which took about 2.5 hours to … Continue reading

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