June 1-10, 2005

Chrisse and Sofia enjoying their first day in Rio, having lunch in
Anna and Sofia admiring this masterpiece of stairs, Escadaria
Santa Theresa.

Selarón, also in the neighbourhood of Santa Theresa.


A wider view of the stairs.
One of many favelas in Rio.


The largest favela in Rio de Janeiro, Rosinha.
Clothwashing the old fashioned way.


Anna in front of Rosinha.
Two favela-kids taking a bath.


The outskirts of the favela.
One of the kiosks at Ipanema beach.


Sofia at Ipanema. Always eating to stay happy.
Chrisse, drinking to stay happy! :-)


Breakfast at a local juicebar. Pão de queijo
The statue of Christ!
(cheesebread) and fresh vitamin drinks
is with out a doubt the best way to start a day!


Me and o Cristo!
Sofia looking at brazilian pottery in the gift shop.