Rio Carnival (or Carnaval in Portuguese) is one of the well known carnivals in the world and is probably the most famous one in Brazil. Thousands of tourists from all around the world flock to Brazil each year for this five day event.
Cafayate is a popular destination for many travellers, but still somehow retains its small town vibe. Part of the Salta province in Argentina, Cafayate is often dubbed as the Tuscany of the South. But you be the judge.
Rocinha is the largest favela (shantytown) in Rio de Janeiro and South America. There are a lot of organised tours there now so you won’t have problems booking one at the last minute or when you arrive in Rio.
Wine can make you do a lot of things [insert your take on it here], however in this example, we met a couple of Australians who also hailed from our hometown of Sydney; a Russian traveller and a talented sommelier.