Travel Blogs from Manaus, Brazil

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Meeting Achenbachs at the meeting of the waters, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Meeting Achenbachs at the meeting of the waters

A travel blog entry by smile-a-day

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... required a significant change in our travel habits.  We gave up multi-hour bus rides for plane flights and headed up to Manaus to meet with Heidi's family.  After a five hour layover in Sao Paulo, we arrived at our hotel at about ...

Onto a different river, 165km west of Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Onto a different river

A travel blog entry by doubled

Today started of differently than any other day. There were 5 of us going with Joseph to a different tributary of the Amazon river. It is the Urubu river and it is considered part of the Black river system. Basically the water looks like a black coffee. ...

do brasiiiiiiilll, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

do brasiiiiiiilll

A travel blog entry by jpsadventures

... to enter brasil for the first time, and to meet all these people that do this form of traveling so often. i only spent a night here in manaus, and the city is chaotic, but beautiful at the same time. you can tell the city once had tons of money due to the ...

Manaus - Capital of the Jungle, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Manaus - Capital of the Jungle

A travel blog entry by jon-daniella

... is located on the river Amazon, in the centre of the Amazon rainforest, and remains unconnected to the southeat of Brazil  by road, the only ways to reach Manaus is either by boat from Belem, or by flying (not cheaply) a one-way 2 hour flight ...

Survived the jungle, 3 more days too!, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Survived the jungle, 3 more days too!

A travel blog entry by boomergirl

HI ALL, I AM SO DAMN HOT!!!  I cant belive how hot it gets here. have only a moment. Spent 7 days int he jungle. I have ant bites everywhere, I slept in hammocks, I have ticks in my legs, and saw only a few animals, BUT I HAD A BLAST!  Been ...

Jungle experience, Brazil-Amazonas around Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Jungle experience

A travel blog entry by es_rossi

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... mit allerlei Zeug was keiner braucht. Manaus ist Zollfreie Zone, so gibt es viele Elektrolaeden und Schnickschnack zu kaufen. 1 Tag Manaus ist aber dicke ausreichend. Mache mich nun auf mit dem Flieger nach Tabatinga, die Grenze zu Peru auch mitten ...

Sailing down the Amazon, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Sailing down the Amazon

A travel blog entry by olivierdbck

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... dagen zet ik de boottocht waarschijnlijk verder richting 'Belém'. Met zijn 1,65 miljoen inwoners en mega belangrijke haven wordt 'Manaus' de hoofdstad van de Amazone genoemd. De stad zelf is broeierig heet en heeft naast het bekende 'Teatro Amazonas' ...

Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Manaus

A travel blog entry by kias

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THE OPERA HOUSE, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

THE OPERA HOUSE

A travel blog entry by prieststrip

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... with the police at the airport trying to find out whether we will be heavily penalised for losing Fynn's entry form when we leave Brazil we eventually gave up and ambled off to the Opera House.    This is a grand building that was built at ...

Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Manaus

A travel blog entry by robrucky

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Adventures in the heart of the Amazon, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Adventures in the heart of the Amazon

A travel blog entry by ellie_cross

... dawn. Woke to an even broader landscape - felt more like a lake than a river. When the Rio Negro joins the Amazon at Manaus, the contrasting water colours flow alongside each other for a couple of km - amazing to see. Arrived in the humid heat of Manaus ...

In The Jungle: Day 2, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

In The Jungle: Day 2

A travel blog entry by travelnshit

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... to go and hunt for a cup of tea that doesn't taste like witch's piss. In Argentina and Paraguay I drunk mate, here in Brazil breakfast is either a short, very sweet black coffee or a large coffee with milk and sugar. I've also discovered that fruit is ...

Un autre monde, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Un autre monde

A travel blog entry by roadrunners

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... comme reveil matin: Bienvenue dans le monde extraordinaire et fascinant de l´amazonie. A l´exuberance de cette nature, se rajoute la folie d´un homme celle d´un passioné d´opéra qui decida de construire en pleine jungle l´opéra de ...

Jungle City, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Jungle City

A travel blog entry by alibongo

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Hot Hot Amazon Paris, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Hot Hot Amazon Paris

A travel blog entry by mrewkowski

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... (a guide for one of the many jungle companies here) helped us get a room and a place on the boat to Belem on Monday. Manaus is described by the Lonely planet as a town that was almost the tropical Paris in the late 19th century but now is the tropical ...

thats what hammocks are for, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

thats what hammocks are for

A travel blog entry by nealevans

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... a yank and keke from the pais basqo.... and buying hammocks to break....and writing stories and learning fish and corals in manaus the border was closed to venezuela for the charvez referendum so waisting more time in love hotels and internet ...

En Memoria de Chico Mendes, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

En Memoria de Chico Mendes

A travel blog entry by gulimero

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nach etwas langweiliger 4 taegiger bootsfahrt bin ich nun endlich in Manaus angekommen, sehr huebsche stadt mit vielen schoenen gebaeuden! die bootsfahrt bestand die meiste zeit aus haengematte liegen, der typische tagesablauf laesst sich wie ...

Regenwald ohne Regen, Green Lodge, Brazil travel blog

Regenwald ohne Regen

A travel blog entry by tripumdiewelt

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Im Hafen von Manaus sind wir an Bord eines alten Kahns gegangen, offenbar ein ehemaliges Transportboot, umgebaut zum Touristenschiff. Dieses Boot hat uns nach rund vier Stunden Fahrt in einer Dschungel-Lodge abgeliefert. Was kann man sich nun darunter ...

The Port City of Manaus Brazil, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

The Port City of Manaus Brazil

A travel blog entry by martinisinrio

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... to be on the boat for the next 7 to 10 days or longer as travel along the river is pretty slow. I mentioned that Manaus is full of activity - we wandered down to the docks which led to the market place which led to the vegetable market which led to ...

Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Manaus

A travel blog entry by kieranocal

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I'm On A Boat Motherf**ker, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

I'm On A Boat Motherf**ker

A travel blog entry by travelnshit

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... in the warehouse when the inspectors rocked up. I gotta admit, there was a lot of onions on that there boat. Somebody in Manaus must really like onions.   The first day when you wake up in your hammock is brilliant. You're sailing down the mighty ...

Teatro Amazonas, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Teatro Amazonas

A travel blog entry by mish_brendan

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... during the rubber production boom in Manaus.  No expense was spared when all materials except the wood was shipped to Manaus from Europe, including canvas paintings from France, glass from Italy and Iron from England.  The 700 seat theatre is ...

Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Manaus

A travel blog entry by jonandfinola

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Brasil-2008, Manaus,, Brazil travel blog

Brasil-2008

A travel blog entry by tjornelas

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... a variety of resources from jungle  Eco-type in the forest or five star city hotels, river tours, aerial tours and cruises in the Amazon River. Start your next Eco-Tour in Manaus, Brazil and I assure you would be ...

Piranhas and Caymen, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Piranhas and Caymen

A travel blog entry by mish_brendan

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After a good night sleep we woke up rejuvenated and ready to commence our five day Amazon Jungle adventure. After an invigorating cold shower we ate the hostel's mediocre breakfast on the terrace before heading downstairs to wait for our 07:30 pick ...

Into the Amazon, Near Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Into the Amazon

A travel blog entry by stevecori

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... with a few other young men from British Guiana and as the tourist market matured he followed their lead deeper into Brazil and eventually to the Manaus-based tourism company that made him an official tour guide. Earlier this year Carlos took part in a ...

Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Manaus

A travel blog entry by tripmurphy

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MARIS- Hey Hey! I'm fresh off the boat and having no trouble getting my land-legs back. It's hard to absorb all I have done and seen in the last week, and it's amazing how much distance we have crossed since Belem.  First we took a three day boat ...

Deported: Get a stamp or get out, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Deported: Get a stamp or get out

A travel blog entry by mrewkowski

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... tell Here are some prices (US$) for those that are interested Venezuela Brazil pastries $0.5 $0.5 meat on the stick n/a $0.5 - 0.75 beer $0.5/220 ...

argggggg, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

argggggg

A travel blog entry by abacaxirlanda

was raging at manaus after package receiving problems, but had a great night with some really nice locals in a small residential area in the city that i kind of stumbled upon by accident ...

The Mighty Amazon: A Journey Through The Mist, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

The Mighty Amazon: A Journey Through The Mist

A travel blog entry by nickjackets

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... Paolo where all the passengers will have congregated from other flights. You can imagine my frustration that potentially a flight from Cuiaba to Manaus(if it existed) would have taken just less than two hours but my flight to Sao Paolo took 2.5 hours and ...

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