Visiting Rio I planned sunbathing at beaches while watching brazilian babes, flying and some culture. But the weather was a real challenge.Continue reading “Rio de Janeiro – a small boy in the big city”
For me it is interesting to visit an ordinary city. On a map Pouso is surrounded by mountains but in reality it was small hills. The weather is not flyable and my host offers me her bike to borrow so I plan a small trip around.Continue reading “Pouso Alegre – a too normal town”
In two days should be a nice flying weather but I am too “overflown” in Andradas. There is a one hour bus drive to Pocos do Caldas where are some nice flight on xcontest paragliding website, so decision is made.
There is some airspace but some recent flights too so I will see. When putting my backpack to storage, the driver asks me if I go to bus station, so I say yes. My answer cause me some trouble later.Continue reading “Pocos do Caldas”
Andradas is a relatively small town of 50 000 people living bellow mountains. It has high altitude of 800 meters above sea, so the temperature in the end of Summer is still acceptable for most of the day. The town contains some nice areas with churches or parks, and many ugly areas with parking places. There are many shops with cosmetics and optics.Continue reading “A World cup in Andradas, Brasil”
Here it is. I am qualified to the Paragliding World Cup (PWC) in Brasil and booked a flight. The plan is not to have big plans. PWC in Brazil, travel for few weeks, then go to PWC in Argentina where I should also qualify, and then decide what to do next.Continue reading “Small troubles with big travel”