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LOCKDOWN IN LATIN AMERICA DURING THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

It’s now day 80 since the lockdown in Argentina started. I am now reminiscing the time when the world was still normal; when all I could think of was just traveling around Southern Latin America and acquiring the necessary visas.… Continue Reading…


INTERESTING THINGS TO DO IN SAO PAULO, BRAZIL

Sao Paulo is comparable to other megacities in the world – overpopulated, busy, and crazy. Many people mistake it for the capital of Brazil (nope, it’s Brasilia bub), but Sao Paulo’s importance to the country cannot be matched because it… Continue Reading…


TOP THINGS TO DO IN BELO HORIZONTE

Belo Horizonte or BH (pronounced as Beh-Agá) is the capital of Minas Gerais, one of Brazil’s largest states. Many travelers often overlook this city in favor of nearby Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, but in my opinion, they are… Continue Reading…


CULTURAL EXCHANGE IN BRAZIL

THE DAY I WAS INVITED FOR A CULTURAL EXCHANGE WITH BRAZILIAN STUDENTS IN IGUATU, CEARA Discovering another country’s culture is one of travel’s most rewarding aspects, and this experience is made even better when you also share yours in the… Continue Reading…


PHILIPPINE PASSPORT RENEWAL IN BRAZIL

HOW TO RENEW YOUR PHILIPPINE PASSPORT IN BRAZIL I only have one reason in mind in visiting Brasilia, and that was to renew my Philippine Passport. Mine will expire in August 2020 and I don’t want to go home yet… Continue Reading…


BORDER CROSSING IN THE AMAZONS

MY EXPERIENCE CROSSING THE BORDER IN THE AMAZONS FROM COLOMBIA TO BRAZIL I originally planned to go to Brasilia from Bogota by plane. However, flying direct would cost 430$. I discovered that I will save a lot of money by… Continue Reading…