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A Place Called Trindade

Posted by on Mar 21, 2009 in Geoventures, Travel, Videos | 0 comments

A Place Called Trindade

In the simmering days leading into Carnival, Rio de Janeiro’s population swells with an additional 500,000 foreign tourists.  Creating inflationary pressures to rival those of 2008 Zimbabwe I ventured down to the Rodovario (interstate bus terminal) in search of more peaceful horizons, where I could see out the preceding anarchy and later return once the real festivities began.  A chance encounter with a Brazilian who lived and studied in Australia just houses away from mine, was enough to convince me that perhaps the universe was sending a message.  This being her suggestion to...

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