New Year 2009, Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro

published by Andrew Hreschak, using 75 words, 112772 views
published on 01/01/09 03:13:00 pm

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009
Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009 ~ photo by Trisha

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009
Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009 ~ photo by Trisha

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009

Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009
Fireworks over Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, New Year 2009 ~ photo by Trisha

Contemporaneous Auditory Narcotics:
or, What my speakers are currently pumping…
Townes Van Zandt - The Best of Townes Van Zandt

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Adventures in Rio, part 19

published by Andrew Hreschak, using 148 words, 104177 views
published on 12/21/08 08:09:00 pm

Little brown stone castle in Flamengo / Catete
Little brown stone castle in Flamengo / Catete ~ photo by Trisha

Little brown stone castle in Flamengo / Catete

Little brown stone castle in Flamengo / Catete

01) Yours Truly in front of the little brown stone castle building ~ photo by Trisha
02) Front view of the grafitti-covered little brown stone castle in Flamengo / Catete ~ photo by Trisha

Evil goose lurking in the foliage at the Museu da República in Catete

We were told this was a baby skunk but I don't believe it

03) Evil goose lurking in the foliage at the Museu da República in Catete ~ photo by Trisha
04) We were told this was a baby skunk but I don’t believe it. It refused to stop moving for more than a second or two so it was hard to get a good photo ~ photo by Trisha

Photos taken from The Maze, overlooking the Tavares Bastos favela

Another photo overlooking the Tavares Bastos favela

05) Photos taken from The Maze, overlooking the Tavares Bastos favela ~ photo by Trisha
06) Another photo overlooking the Tavares Bastos favela ~ photo by Trisha

Contemporaneous Auditory Narcotics:
or, What my speakers are currently pumping…
Ed Rush & Optical - The Creeps

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Adventures in Rio, part 18

published by Andrew Hreschak, using 184 words, 105732 views
published on 11/18/08 06:35:00 pm

Open-air fruit and vegetable market every Thursday
Open-air fruit and vegetable market every Thursday ~ photo by Trisha

Contemplating an empty plate

Nom nom nom!

01) Contemplating an empty plate ~ photo by Trisha
02) Nom nom nom! ~ photo by Trisha

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Adventures in Rio, part 17

published by Andrew Hreschak, using 123 words, 109556 views
published on 11/07/08 05:21:00 pm

Toasted coconut ice cream bars... WOW these things are good!

Tasty little cheesybreads

01) Toasted coconut ice cream bars… WOW these things are good! ~ photo by Trisha
02) Tasty little cheesybreads ~ photo by Trisha

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A photo taken against the mirror inside the apartment building elevator
A photo taken against the mirror inside the apartment building elevator ~ photo by Trisha

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Adventures in Rio, part 16

published by Andrew Hreschak, using 389 words, 111762 views
published on 11/03/08 09:05:00 am

Adventures at Jardim Botânico, part 2

The third, or ajna eye, caught on camera

A random shot of dense foliage in the Jardim Botânico

01) The third eye (also known as the inner eye) is a mystical and esoteric concept referring in part to the ajna (brow) chakra in certain Eastern and Western spiritual traditions. It is also spoken of as the gate that leads within to inner realms and spaces of higher consciousness. ~ photo by Trisha
02) A random shot of dense foliage in the Jardim Botânico ~ photo by Trisha

Photo of a second row of trellises deeper inside the botanical gardens

Another shot of the same row of trellises showing the difference in camera quality

03) Photo of a second row of trellises deeper inside the botanical gardens ~ photo by Trisha
04) Another shot of the same row of trellises showing the difference in camera quality ~ photo by Yours Truly

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A flower of unknown variety growing by the side of the walkway
A flower of unknown variety growing by the side of the walkway ~ photo by Trisha

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Adventures in Rio, part 15

published by Andrew Hreschak, using 304 words, 104916 views
published on 10/31/08 08:29:00 am

Adventures at Jardim Botânico, part 1

Long roadway flanked by tall trees at the entrance to the botanical gardens (Jardim Botânico)
Long roadway flanked by tall trees at the entrance to the botanical gardens (Jardim Botânico) ~ photo by Yours Truly

Walkway and trellises running off from the main roadway

Yours Truly on the same walkway

01) Walkway and trellises running off from the main roadway ~ photo by Trisha
02) Yours Truly on the same walkway ~ photo by Trisha

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An open area at the intersection of the roadways in the botanical gardens

Fountain located in the center of the intersection

03) An open area at the intersection of the roadways in the botanical gardens ~ photo by Trisha
04) Fountain located in the center of the intersection ~ photo by Trisha

Another photo of the fountain at the walkway intersection seen upon entering the gardens
Another photo of the fountain at the walkway intersection seen upon entering the gardens ~ photo by Yours Truly

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Adventures in Rio, part 14

published by Andrew Hreschak, using 349 words, 107247 views
published on 10/22/08 10:49:00 pm

Pigeons on a lamppost

You go inside, sit down, and they punch you in the leg until you can't walk... no charge!

01) Pigeons on a lamppost ~ photo by Trisha
02) You go inside, sit down, and they punch you in the leg until you can’t walk… no charge! ~ photo by Trisha

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