Quito (Ecuador)

Quito (Ecuador)

Although it only lasted a few days, our detour to Quito, Ecuador, on the way to Colombia was well worthwhile. Quito is the best preserved colonial city in South America, and in recent years has improved safety and reduced crime in the city in leaps and bounds. There are police and army officials on every … Continue reading

São Paulo (Brazil)

São Paulo (Brazil)

And so the last few days in Brazil have arrived. Have enjoyed hot showers and amazing food in Campinas and São Paulo. Had the famous Bacalao (salted cod dish) at City Bar Campinas on Friday, followed by an amazing apple pie that I made for everyone that night! Also checked out the Mercadão markets, which … Continue reading