Crossing the border to Brazil was both expensive and time consuming as it is the first country in Central and South America that we have visited that you need a visa US$50 each. The views from Iguasu were more spectacular from the Brazil side.
Changing the tyres in Foz De Iguasu we met the owner of the Pirelli shop- Roberto Apelbaum, who is a member of a motorclcle club called Route 277. He invited us to the club meeting and we all had a meal together. As they make lots of large annual trips they filled our map with all the great places to see. They have a great website www.route277.com.br full of fantastic pictures.
Next we off to the Brazillian coast and will work our way south towards Uruguay, then back to Argentina.Posted by at November 03, 2002 04:17 PM GMT
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