Christmas here was noisy as usual, however it was good to be able to have a meal with some of the young people from the project. I was able to bring back over dozen small Christmas presents from New Zealand for our teens and adult leaders, as well as some edible Christmas tree decorations, which were a big hit.

Here are a few photos.

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Back in Brazil

I finally made it back to Friburgo around 5 am, after a four hour delay getting into Rio.  Some of the young people helped me unpack my bags - even I am amazed at how much I managed to get into them this time!

There was a landslide here in town on Wednesday, fortunately no-one was injured however as there has been unusually heavy rain for the latest few days the city is currently in a state of alert.

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