Category Archives: Natal

Camels and cashews in the “Sun City”

I have to do a double-take when I see the long, knobbly legs, protruding face and distinctive humps moving slowly across the horizon in the distance. “Phil…is that a camel?” Moments later another one appears on the scene, this time … Continue reading

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Hand gestures of Brazil…

Brazilians are very expressive people. Unfamiliar with Portuguese, when we first arrived we thought they sounded constantly angry. But over time we have grown to love this bouncy, musical language and the many associated gestures that form the basis of … Continue reading

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Please senhor, can I have some more?

Taking the decision to extend our travels around Brazil for another three months was pretty easy – we’ve loved our time here so far… Yes, yes, we’ll deal with you later Mr Bank Manager. However, to continue our explorations we … Continue reading

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