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 "Seven Wonders"
Machu Picchu on the cheap... another wonder off the list

Machu Picchu on the cheap… another wonder off the list

Machu Picchu, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, was one of the few places I knew for sure I wanted to visit before leaving the UK. This ancient Inca city, abandoned and lost in the Peruvian mountains for hundreds of years, has been celebrating the hundredth anniversarry of it´s scientific re-discovery in...
Iguaçu - the underrated Brazilian experience

Iguaçu – the underrated Brazilian experience

After being so overwhelmed by the Argentinian side of Iguazu the previous day, the Brazilian side of the falls seemed like something we just needed to tick off – a ‘we’re here so we might as well’ kind of thing – but there was no way it was going to top the Argentinian experience (which...
The mind blowing Iguazu Falls - Argentinian side

The mind blowing Iguazu Falls – Argentinian side

The Iguazu falls, which run across the border between Argentina and Brazil, are without doubt one of the most visited places in South America – and for good reason – they’re absolutely mind blowing! Having heard so much about them I was expecting to be underwhelmed. I knew it would be very touristy and suspected...
Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janiero

Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janiero

Rio is an incredible city, a massive metropolis set in amongst beautiful beaches and lush mountains - beautiful like no other big city I've ever visited. There are an overwhelming amount of things to do, but right at the top of the list of things you have to do is visit Cristo...