Welcome to the travel blog of Luke Kelly. I flew to Brazil in January 2011 with a one way ticket. Follow me as I journey around South America, getting by on the proverbial shoe string. I love football, design, music & food amongst other things and I'll be working as I travel - so those will probably be regular themes here. But a bit like my trip, I haven't really got a plan for this blog, so lets see what happens...
Posts tagged "Art"
Buenos Aires Graffiti Tour with Graffitimundo

Buenos Aires Graffiti Tour with Graffitimundo

Buenos Aires has a very lively creative vibe to it - there's a real buzz about the city, especially the ever expanding Palermo district, which is one of the reasons I fell so quickly in love with the place. Walking around, you're constantly confronted with stunningly creative pieces of graffiti art.
Rio's buzzing Lapa district - the steps and the Samba!

Rio’s buzzing Lapa district – the steps and the Samba!

One of the huge draws of South America for me was the raw energy that it seems to be fuelled by – the music, the dances, the football crowds. There’s a passion and intensity here that is hugely exciting. Rio de Janeiro is a real epicentre for the energy I was looking for and at...