Wonder of the World: The Itaipu Dam

Wonder of the World: The Itaipu Dam

As part our family adventures we have a goal to see as many of the Natural and Man-Made, New and Old Wonders of the World as we can. In 1994, the American Society of Civil Engineers compiled a list of Seven Wonders of the Modern World, paying tribute to the...
Brazil: The Iguassu Falls Bird Park

Brazil: The Iguassu Falls Bird Park

The Belmond Hotel in Iguassu Falls is perfect in every way. I loved so many things about the place: the design, the food, the gifts they spoilt us with but naturally the highlight was the close proximity to the Falls and the other nearby attractions. One of which was...
Brazil: The Iguassu Falls Macuco Safari

Brazil: The Iguassu Falls Macuco Safari

One of the great activities that you can do in Iguassu is take a water ride right into the Falls. You arrive at Macuco Safari which is located a few minutes from the entrance to the park, you then take a little jeep tour through the jungle and arrive at the station....
Brazil: Rio De Janerio

Brazil: Rio De Janerio

Our holiday in South America was amazing, our first and last stop was the city of Rio – and here are our top things to do: 1. Don’t do anything, don’t go anywhere until you have had about a dozen of Pao de Queijo for breakfast, these little cheese...