March 04, 2003 GMT

Finally Thelma was ready and I set off from Cordoba with just three and a half days to reach Sao Paulo - over 1500 miles away.
I was in such a rush as my sister and nephew are flying out to spend a month in Brazil with me.
I wasn´t taking the most direct route and went via Asuncion - a childhood board game had meant that I have dreamt about this exotic sounding city for many years.
Well, it was definitely exotic and VERY hot. I had a cold beer or two, stayed the night and then continued on my long ride to Brazil.
I am now in Sao Paulo having reached the airport just 5 mins before they landed - cutting it fine but not bad for a trans-continental journey.

The overnight garage people have managed to snap my throttle cable - so I am a bit stuck as everything is shut for carnival for 4 days.
Meanwhile enjoying the cafes of Sao Paulo...

Posted by tiffanycoates at March 04, 2003 07:17 PM GMT

Congratulations on making all the way the end of Argentina. I'm incredibly jealous of you and your adventure.

Good luck with the rest of your trip.
-Mark Lund

Posted by: Mark Lund on March 17, 2003 11:13 PM GMT


May be you do not remember me, I am Marco Acosta, we were together in Salinas- Ecuador, you took pictures with my daugther Vanessa.

Now we are living in Brazil (Rio de Janeiro), we will be going to Quito on April 2, and comming back on April 13.

Following my contacts, please keep in touch and good luck.

Marco Acosta M.
Marketing Manager
Completion Tools
BJ Services do Brasil Ltda.
Av. Rio Branco 110, 28 Andar
Centro - Rio de Janeiro

Phone: (55-21)250 7644
Mobile Phone: (55-21)9872 0595


Posted by: Marco Acosta on March 28, 2003 01:15 AM GMT

Ola, Tiffany.

Eu como todos os Brasileiros estamos muito felizes por voce ter conquistado a graça do Brasil. É importante seu relato na passagem por aqui pois prova que mulher, ao contrário do que muita gente pensa, é forte e determinada. Parabéns pela conquista e desejo muitas felicidades para o que tem a conquistar. Seja muito feliz e quem sabe a gente se encontra algum dia pelas estradas da vida. Tamb
em sou motociclista,não tenho um curriculo como o seu, mas gosto de viajar.
Muita paz.
Paulo Roberto.

Posted by: Paulo Roberto Candido on May 12, 2003 02:09 PM GMT
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