102 - 3rd March 2006 - Parati, Brazil


La Scala Gay Ball


A major television event


Everyone comes to see the outrageous costumes


On the way to Paraty


Fog clings to the mountains


On the boat to the private beaches


Accompanied by some locals


The mast


Kim looks towards the land for a husband


Gary takes position at the Bow


One of the crew


The first beach we arrived at


Bombing into the water


Beautiful Island views


Crystal Clear water with fish


Pip snorkelling


Crazy people - Not from our tour I might add


Chris Posing for the camera


Ben relaxing by the rocks


Irun, our tour leader, and Ben


Our liferaft - I'm sure we'd squash 36 people in there if we had to


Arriving at another island


Tropical paradise


The masts


Chris and Pip near Paraty


Looking back to the town


The tide comes into the town and washes the streets


Beautiful buildingss


Local kids diving from the bridge


Splash!


Looking down river


The fire at the beach party


One way to get to know each other - A ten person pyramid - Chris on the lower right


Irun throwing some shapes


Back in Paraty


Colourful doorways


The townsquare was a lovely space but sadly not well maintained


The bridge