Category: Travel

CII – English Immersion Camp Training

Now that the Spanish Immersion Camp is over, we had a full 24hrs of free time to go out in the town of Mercedes and relax at the camp… before we started the week-long training of the English Immersion camps. Needless to say, the…

CII Teach Argentina – Orientation Camp

So here I am! After 9 days in Brazil to enjoy the sun and some vacation time, I flew to Argentina to start my English teaching contract. Our coordinator recommended an hostel downtown Buenos Aires for us to stay upon our arrival. They picked…

Ipanema Beach, SUP and quick Sao Paulo tour

On our last day in Rio, we went to explore another very well-known beach – Ipanema! We took the metro and had our little tourist moment of “I look stupid because I don’t know how to use my metro ticket in their machines”… until…

Christ the Redeemer – Rio de Janeiro

On what I believe to be our third day in Rio, we left our hostel in the morning to head to the famous Christ the Redeemer statue (on top of the Corcovado Mountain). The statue is located in the National Park of Tijuca and…

Brazil – first impression

Please note that from now on I am writing these posts with my tablet… and will do my best to catch typos but may not be able to write some special caracters! After quite a long day of transit (thanks East Coast for 2…

Ready or not – here I go!

After months of preparation and planning, the D Day has finally arrived! I am on my way down to South America for my first stops – Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro! Let’s say it’s my vacation before getting down to Argentina and teaching…