May, 2013

Monday, May 27th 2013

Written by The Gap Year Guru’s newest Blogger Arua Tupinambas   “The mind, once stretched by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions” – Albert Einstein In my first blog post I’m writing about one of the most fantastic experiences I’ve ever had, traveling on my own. There’s something magical about it, nobody can describe! If you ask [...]

Wednesday, May 15th 2013
The Power of a Hug: Meeting the Parents

Meeting the parents is usually a cause for fear in any relationship, but traveling over 5,750 miles to meet the family of your Portuguese speaking boyfriend… A recipe for disaster right? How will we communicate? How will we get to know each other if we don’t even speak the same language? What if they don’t [...]

Tuesday, May 7th 2013
Brazilian Adventures: Christ the Redeemer – Rio De Janeiro

I am embarrassed to say I once questioned why the Christ Redeemer was one of the 7 Wonders of the World… What was so great about a huge stone statue? A 20 Minute train journey later, standing on top of a 2300 ft mountain overlooking one of the most beautiful city’s I have ever seen… I realized [...]