Iguazu Falls

275 falls – 2.7 kilometers long – 82 meters high  – average annual flow rate of 1746 m³/s Brazilian side Argentinian side ITAIPU dam – the largest operational hydroelectric power plant in the world

March 28, 2010  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Argentina, Brazil  No Comments

Brazil – Summary

Will there be a life without Açaí ever again?! The view over Rio de Janeiro from Niterói Maracanã – the world’s biggest football stadium Ilha Grande Trindade Reggae concert with “Groundation”… …in São Paulo To see all pictures click here:

March 24, 2010  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Brazil  No Comments

Rock climbing in Rio de Janeiro

Since Huaraz (Peru), after exactly 7 months and 19 days, I am back on ROCK! Bouldering along the Pista Claudio Coutinho at the foot of famous Pão de Açúcar (“Sugar Loaf Mountain”) And some easy “warm up” climbing: 46 °C during the hottest days Rio had seen in over 50 years… @ Opposite Urca – [...]

March 10, 2010  Tags: , , ,   Posted in: Brazil  2 Comments

Carnaval en Rrrrrio de Janeiro

Well, I guess… Since I have passed my final exam (Aconcagua)… It is time for some serious PARTY! More pics? Click here:

February 18, 2010  Tags: ,   Posted in: Brazil  No Comments