I feel as if I am looking at a scene in the cartoon of Jack and the Beanstalk. The tree trunk is a good three meters wide, and as I look up, I see that the tree divides into three immensely thick branches that reach high into the sky, as if they are
Brazilian Amazon: The Bucket List
The Brazil's Amazon constitutes the northwestern part of the country, including Acre, Amapá, Amazonas, Pará, Rondônia, Roraima, and Tocantins.
It's Sunday, late afternoon. The weekend vacationers from Manaus have returned home and peace reigns once more over the small tourist town of Novo Airão. As a result I am the only one to go swimming with dolphins – what a stroke of luck. I meet