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Cycling Across Brazil

Oct & Nov 2016

Entry Point:  Pantanal Jungle via Corumba.
Entry Date: 4th October 2016
Exit point: Rio de Janeiro
Exit Date: 19th November 2016
Brazil is the largest country in Latin America and the fifth largest country in the world.
With an area of 8.516 million km² Brazil covers 47.3% of the continent and has a population of 210 million people.
The official language of Brazil is Portuguese.
Brazil is tropical with temperatures averaging 27 degrees celsius.

World Bike Girl 2017

Happy New Year Everyone!

Get those bucket lists out and mark your calendar when the next item is being ticked off.

Time passes so quickly.  1 month gone already!

I have 3 bucket list items I’m ticking off this year …

 … so life for 2017 is looking something like this;

Adventure

Achievement is nothing.  Experience is everything.

Cycling solo 4,500 km across Brazil to reach Amazon Jungle

Catch wee boats along Amazon with my bicycle from Brazil to Colombia

Cycle solo Colombia

 It’s going to be some experience finding out if this adventure is actually possible.  If there’s a way I’ll find it.

But there’s no chance I’m researching it.  I’ll get freaked out by all the creepy crawlies!  I’m a big whimp.

And yes.

I know there’s animals that can eat me and tribes that kill on first contact.

But then.  In Scotland we have Neds.

Lucy’s Script

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Television Interview: Brazil. Talking about the international campaigns Iranian Women Love Cycling & Free Narges.

  Giving a television interview for Costa Norte in Brazil.  Talking about the ban against women cycling in public in Iran and the international campaign to release award winning human rights activist and mother of two, Narges Mohammadi. Jailed for 16 years for exercising freedom of speech. Interview is in Portuguese. To find out more […] Click to continue reading →