Cuiaba to Iguaçu Falls (See Map)
|However, our problems in Brazil were not over yet; this region is very agricultural and the produce is transported to the cities by trucks, via narrow and potholed roads.
|We could see flames coming from the tyres of this one as it overtook us!
|Two lanes of trucks and not much room for us – we frequently had to steer off the road into the grass and bushes to avoid collisions.
|These stretches of roads are renowned for high numbers of accidents and a cause for anxiety even for those travelling in the relative safety of a car.