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Go Tell It on the Mountain, Part 4 - Brazil, Venezuela and the Caribbean: Mountain-Combing on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 02.12.2017 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The fourth blog on mountains and volcanoes I've met around the world - not necessarily the most famous or tallest, just beautiful mountain scenery eve...

Random Sunsets Around the World - Part 2, South America and the Caribbean - Sinking Low on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 10.16.2016 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The second in the series on randomly chosen sunsets, this time in South America and the Caribbean, both the technicolour descent of the drowning orb a...

The World's Best (?) Beaches: Beach-Bumming on the Looney Front - Part 1

Mike Arkus | Posted 05.13.2017 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Which is the world's best or most beautiful beach? Or the Top Ten best or most beautiful beaches? Or the Top 25? Or the Top 50? The fact that there a...

And Narcissus Blushed -- Brazil's Beauty Spots, Selfiedom's Mecca: Brazilian Briefs on the Looney Front, Part 3

Mike Arkus | Posted 03.14.2017 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The selfie craze is a worldwide pandemic, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, from the North Pole to its southern counterpoint, and never did this become clearer than on a recent visit to two of Brazil's famed sites.

Brazil's Exotic Fernando de Noronha Island: Brazilian Briefs on the Looney Front, Part 1

Mike Arkus | Posted 02.28.2017 | Travel
Mike Arkus

There are 21 specks in Brazil's Fernando de Noronha archipelago, little more than rocks apart from the seven-square-mile main island, cast adrift in lonely isolation in the south Atlantic 220 miles off the coast of the mainland South America and three degrees south of the Equator.

27 Reminders Why Brazil Is On Everyone's Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Gabriela Kruschewsky | Posted 07.15.2015 | Travel

It has crossed your mind at least once ... You, Brazil, a beach, sipping on some fresh coconut water that an endearing elderly man probably just chopp...