Brazil

10 Things you need to know before travelling to Lençóis Maranhenses in Brazil

10 Things you need to know before travelling to Lençóis Maranhenses in Brazil

Have you seen those incredible turquoise blue lagoons in the heart of a desert? Maybe you’ve seen them on Instagram or in travel videos on Youtube. Ever wondered where they are? You can find these in the Lençóis Maranhenses National Park in the north of Brazil. […]

How to explore the Brazilian Pantanal

How to explore the Brazilian Pantanal

What you need to know about the Brazilian Pantanal This is Brazil’s best kept secret. The Brazilian Pantanal is the world’s largest wetland area, home to the highest concentration of wildlife in South America. The majority of the Pantanal is found in the central-western part […]

The top 10 things to do in Rio de Janeiro not everybody knows about

The top 10 things to do in Rio de Janeiro not everybody knows about

There are an unlimited amount of things to do in Rio de Janeiro. You can easily spend 10 days or more exploring the city and its surroundings and still not have done everything. Here are my top 10 things to do in Rio de Janeiro […]

Pedra da Gavea hike: Is this the best view of Rio de Janeiro?

Pedra da Gavea hike: Is this the best view of Rio de Janeiro?

For someone who is not normally much of a hiker in England, I have found myself on many a treks in the last 7 months of travelling. Much to the dismay of my travel buddy Hannah, as we planned our next hike up one of […]

Rio Carnival: What you need to know before visiting the Sambadrome

Rio Carnival: What you need to know before visiting the Sambadrome

What is the Sambadrome at Rio Carnival? The Sambadrome at Rio Carnival is definitely an event during Carnival not to be missed. It’s an impressive spectacle that draws in thousands of people each night, allowing samba schools from across Brazil to show off their best […]

10 things you need to know about Rio de Janeiro Carnival

10 things you need to know about Rio de Janeiro Carnival

Where do you even start when it comes to planning Rio de Janeiro Carnival? Do you even have to plan for Carnival? What should you take with you? There are a lot of things to think of when planning your first trip to Rio. I […]

Where should you stay in Rio for Carnival?

Where should you stay in Rio for Carnival?

To make sure you get the most out of your time during Carnival, I have to tell you about the best place to stay in Rio for Carnival and why this incredible festival is one I’ll never forget. Rio Carnival is one of Brazil’s most […]