Day 8: Cataratas do Iguacu – THE Waterfalls

Foz do Iguacu

Yesterday’s dinner knocked me out: a typical Brazilian evening at a local Churrascaria. We had a lot of meat (and I mean a LOT),  some great wine from Argentina (Malbec from the Mendoza region) and nice talks. Today, I was planning to visit the Cataracas of Iguacu, the famous waterfalls, on the Brazilian site. Usually, I […]

Day 7: Itaipu – The World’s Largest Generator of Renewable Clean Energy

Waking up in the morning and especially getting out of my warm, comfortable sleeping bag was not easy. At this time, I was glad to have made the purchase! The temperature scale dropped from yesterday’s 4 degrees to 0 to 2 degrees Celcius. Today’s plan was to visit Itaipu, the world’s largest generator of renewable […]