Jennell's Journey to Brazil

Current Location

Salvador, Brazil

Hello students! I am excited to have you all join me virtually as I document my experiences in Brazil. I live in Salvador, but I will be traveling throughout Brazil and South America. 


This week I traveled with my study abroad class to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. After Rio, I traveled to Buenos Aires, a city in Argentina. 


This journal entry is about two people I met while traveling who inspired me to slow down, improve my focus and gain patience. Meeting people abroad with different views changes your perspective.

Field Notes

So far you've been learning about Brazil from my perspective. In this article, you'll read about Brazil from a kid's perspective.


This was my first Thanksgiving away from family. Because Brazilians don't celebrate Thanksgiving, there were no decorations and nothing to remind me of home. My program took care of that with dinner