Brazil Bucket List

An ongoing list of all the things I want to do this time around! Suggestions are always welcome!

1. Visit:

  • the Amazon
  • Jericoacoara
  • Canoa Quebrada
  • Morro de São Paulo
  • Recife
  • Porto de Galinhas
  • Olinda
  • Natal/ Pipa
  • Maceió
  • Lençóis Maranhenses and São Luis
  • Porto Alegre
  • Chapada Diamantina
  • Cuiabá/Bonito/Pantanal

2. Go to Carnaval in Salvador

3.  Go skydiving

4. Learn how to make feijoada!

I’ve eaten a lot of feijoada. Does that count?

5.  WORLD CUP!

6. Learn how to Samba  (I’m going to count this one as done since I technically know, I just need some practice)

7. Dance forró

8. Take a capoeira class

9. Visit the meeting of the waters, where the Rio Negro and the Rio Solimões meet

10. Get addicted to a telenovela (something that shockingly didn’t happen last time)

11. Go to a local team game in Fortaleza

12. Go kite-boarding or hang-gliding!

13. Try all 50 flavors at the ice cream shop “50 Sabores”

(I think I’m getting close to this one ^^^)

14. Ride on a moto-taxi

15. Eat a dish with jambu* leaves

(what is that you may ask? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acmella_oleracea )

15. Be mistaken for a brasileira

2 Responses to Brazil Bucket List

  1. Ya tu sabes says:

    14. GO to the sand dunes
    15. Blumenau octoberfest
    16. Floripa new years
    17. Go to the Patanal it’s supposed to be boss
    18. Manaus and stuff

  2. Missy R says:

    Thanks meu amor! Floripa and Bluemnau might be a little difficult considering how far I am, but these are great suggestions!

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