Monthly Archives: July 2011

Bananas!

The most exciting thing I found in Goiania during the last three weeks? Bananas! Haha..This trip has been full of work. Working shifts at weird hours and having only one day off, prevented us to go anywhere interesting except the … Continue reading

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Held at Gun Point

Not me. My co-workers. So this is what happened..Three of my co-workers were walking to a nearby pizza place from the hotel when they saw a group of 20-30 young guys running pass them towards the park. They waited on … Continue reading

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Being a Girl in Brazil

Being a girl/women in Brazil means you are greeted differently or speak in ‘feminine’ terms..For example, every morning, men shake hands and women get a kiss on the right cheek. ‘Thank You’ in Portuguese is obrigado for men and obrigada … Continue reading

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Recharged and Back on the Road

Arrived in Goiania, Brazil Saturday. I was a bit disappointed that we were again in an inland city when the country is known for their beautiful beaches. Instead, there is a pool at the hotel. My company is opening a … Continue reading

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Guadalajara Zoo

On our last day in Guadalajara, we went to zoo! The animals were a bit cramped in their spaces but they look well fed. Most of them were taking naps. My favorite part was the giraffes. They come close enough … Continue reading

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