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Category Archives: world cup
That time I went to Germany for a couple of weeks
I never did get around to posting the entire story of the World Cup in Germany in 2006. This is the original trip report, and, except for some dead links and a little clarification, hasn’t been retroactively edited. The text … tell me more
Brazil 2014: Epilogue
In this episode, we go home and write up all the miscellaneous details that didn’t fit in the rest of the story.
Brazil 2014: Rio de Janeiro
In this episode, we almost don’t make it to the final.
Brazil 2014: São Paulo
In this episode, we spend a lot of money on plastic shoes and watch Germany hoard all the goals for the entire round.
Brazil 2014: Brasília
In this episode, we walk around the capital.
Brazil 2014: Salvador
In this episode, a lot of cultural notes, makeup tips, and street hustles.
Brazil 2014: Recife
In this episode, we’re either at the beach or in traffic.
Brazil 2014: Manaus
In this episode, we visit the Amazon to pester wildlife and heckle people.
Brazil 2014: Natal
In this episode, we actually get on the road and watch a game or two.
Brazil 2014: Boston
Here’s where the story begins: A boring introductory chapter explaining exactly how we managed to plan a month of travel over 7 cities all over a huge country.