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Mar 6, 2007 - Pantanal, Brazil

March 6-8, 2007 We are now in the pantanal in brazil, the pantanal is believed to be about half the size of france, it just goes to show the size of brazil. We are pretty much staying in the middle of no where in basic style accomodation along one of the rivers in the pantanal. when we arrived we went on a boat along the river looking for wild life, we were lucky enough to see a few caymen (mini crocs)and also lots of different species of birds. Our tour guide for the few days (max and palo) are pretty well known in that area for catching...

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Feb 19, 2007 - Dirty, greasy and happy!

Yeah!!!! Our first true expedition is complete! Now sitting in a small, hot and dirty internet cafe in Puerto Quijarro (our first Bolivian stop) waiting to get the hell out of here on the night train to Santa Cruz! The last few days have been fantastic! After stopping in Bonito and spending the day at a "natural pool" in Bonito we were pumped for the wetland area of the Pantanal! The Pantanal is the worlds largest wetland and houses tons and tons of animals! We took a four hour transfer to the a bus stop in the middle of no-where and were...

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