February 6th, 2010: Inside the Samba school Friday afternoon we went to the Samba school of Vila Vilha do get our costumes for the carneval parade. The place was bustling with activity. It was not really clear to us what was happening and why, but in the end we managed to get our dresses.
Having lost my blog from back then I discovered that a lot of entries still exist on Facebook. So here is what I have recollected: February 4th, 2010: Sightseeing in Rio Wednesday we spent a very hot day visiting the tourist sights of Rio. First we went up the hills by mini-bus to inspect the famous statue of Jesus. Next we went up the sugar loaf mountain by cable-car. Both trips… Read More
Having lost my blog from back then I discovered that a lot of entries still exist on Facebook. So here is what I have recollected: January 30th, 2010, Brazilian BBQ After a mixed night out (cosy bar first (yeah), club with house music later (yuck)), we had a good nights sleep after travelling and the preparation stress at home. After completing our beauty sleep Chris colleague Rafael picked us up for a nice… Read More
When Michael and I travelled all around the world in 2010 in six months I actually had launched my very first blog. Unfortunately, we did not pay attention to it later when Apple discontinued the blog service and the complete website got lost. Now I found out that thanks to a synchronisation with Facebook a lot of my texts are still there! Let me try to recollect all those memories and re-live… Read More