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Brazil Packing List for the Adventurous Traveler

My winter will start off a little warm this year, as I'm spending a couple of weeks exploring Brazil!  We plan on spending the majority of our time in Rio, Salvador, and Iguaçu Falls, which will be hot, humid, and rainy at times. While Brazil is known for its beautiful beaches, this packing list doesn't focus on how many bikinis or shorts you should pack. Here's the packing list for travelers who want to explore Brazil in a more adventurous way:

Red Meat & Black Magic: Exploring South America

Our route ended up being based two things: a plan to hike Machu Picchu for four days in November, and the cheap flights we found around the continent. We would spend a month in Brazil, fly to Peru, take buses south to Cusco, hike Machu Picchu, take more buses south to Bolivia, fly to Chile, and take buses across the continent to Buenos Aires, where our return flight headed back to DC.