June 2015

The Amazon (June 20-27)

Saturday, June 20 Flight to Manaus: 9:30am-12:30pm Mike, Ele, Brian and I took a taxi to our hotel (Seringal) in the city center of Manaus. We dropped our stuff then walked around. First to the main plaza and then to the port area. There were lots of people at the port. It was smelly, grungy, […]

Brasilia and Chapada dos Veadeiros (June 4-7)

Thursday, June 4 Nicole, Nick, Brian and I shared a taxi to GIG at 6:15am for our flight to Brasilia. Brian was slow to get moving because he was running on two hours of sleep and had been drinking only a few hours before! It was the senior graduation party. At the airport we met […]