Tagged travel

Murals / Art 2 (Brazil flashback)

1 Comment

Although we’re back home there’s some items I’ll continue to post amongst the other flotsam and jetsam that strikes me as worth writing about. So another homage to Grace Jones but as it was near the small fishing port in Rio Vermelho, Salvador she has been transported to the mermaid world. They’ve also found Bigfoot …

Read more

Stunning Salvador – Sampler

No Comments

History, colour, life… that’s Salvador. Everything turned up a little louder. Our second world heritage site of the trip and it knocked Olinda into a cocked hat. Olinda shut at 6.00pm whereas Pelourinho and other suburbs were not even starting yet. So a quick homage as we travel later today and I’ll try do it …

Read more

Sugarloaf Rainforest (Rio left overs)


The biggest surprise about Sugarloaf mountain for me was the small rainforest tucked round the back of it. Wildlife, though I know not what. Bamboo, which surprised me, my ignorance showing there. Greenery and verdant growth wherever you looked. Interspersed with flowers blooming And beaten by the heavy rain A delightful surprise on top of …

Read more