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The Wonderful Iguazu Falls

October 5, 2011 2 comments

For us, Iguazu exceeds all expectations and defies superlatives. These truly massive falls on the Argentine and Brazilian border are absolutely sensational. With over 3 million litres of water per second, these falls go on and on. The day after we visit, we hear that the Swiss delegation are here to see if Iguazu will be one of the seven natural wonders of the world.

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Krumlov Graphite Mine

June 27, 2011 4 comments

We thought a little educational trip down the mine may entail something along the lines of “pay the money, walk in, see a nice cavern, hear a bit about the history, walk out, gift shop, sorted”. Nothing could be further from the truth apart from “pay the money” and the gift shop.

As we paid, we were asked to assemble in a genuine 1960’s communist prefab, then given full overalls, miners hats and torches and wellies.

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