August 2014

Day 6 It was another early wake up call for us in the Pantanal. We had a light breakfast before we walked to the farm house next to our posada in order to spot some toucans. The driver of yesterday’s boat took us over and he was the first one to spot some toucans. The […]

We woke up early to get breakfast and check out of our hotel before beginning our journey into the Pantanal. Of course, we made sure to wear our US jerseys in support of the USMNT, even though we were fairly certain we wouldn’t be able to see today’s game versus Belgium. Our guide for the […]

The third day of our trip was spent at the nearby national park of Chapada dos Guimarães. Chapada means cliff in Portuguese and when you see the pictures below you will realize why. We took an 8am bus to the town of Chapada where Sergio, a tour guide who is a friend of Joel’s at EcoVerde […]