Travel Blogs from Manaus, Brazil

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Shopping mall in modern Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Shopping mall in modern Manaus

A travel blog entry by ingetravel

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... duur uit, dus gaan we toch maar voor de boot Verder ontdekken we een best wel esthetische shopping mall in het moderne Manaus, waar we lekker gebak en koffie vinden en een gigantische boekenwinkel, waar we enkele uurtjes doorbrengen. We verbazen ons ook ...

Cruisin down the Amazon..., Manaus to Porto Velho, Brazil travel blog

Cruisin down the Amazon...

A travel blog entry by nerdelyi

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... throwin down the mac on all the cute Brazilian girls.  I am really happy to have a fellow paisano on the trip. From Manaus we spent the next 9 days and 8 nights riding ferries down the Amazon to get to a town called Porto Velho.  The first 3 ...

Thank you Miguel!, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Thank you Miguel!

A travel blog entry by pascal-manu

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... nahe zu sehen war einfach zu gross gewesen. Dann lichtete die Apurissaua den Anker und nahm Kurs auf unseren Ausgangspunkt Manaus, vorbei am grössten und bekanntesten Hotel am Amazonas, dem Ariau Jungle Tower mit insgesamt sieben grossen Wohntürmen. An ...

Jumba Lake, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Jumba Lake

A travel blog entry by dympna2000

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Hoi! After spending 5 days on the river from Iquitos (Peru) to Manaus (Brasil), I headed straight to the jungle. At first I was a little concerned as I went with a Swiss guy I had met on the boat and 2 German guys and a Brasilian guy who was living in ...

Kraina deszczowcow, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Kraina deszczowcow

A travel blog entry by tom_kurtz

... sie firanka i bylo OK. O poranku zorganizowalimy trip do dzungli a ze zdecydowalismy sie na 4 dniowa wycieczke to na zwiedzanie Manaus zostal nam tylko dzien biezacy wiec ruszylismy w boj zaraz po tym boj. Zwiedzielismy centrum, w szczegolnosci zas opere ...

Flowers of Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Flowers of Manaus

A travel blog entry by jtrail

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... to another restaurant where they gave me liver instead of steak. I am now vegetarian. Hit the local night life before flying out to Bogota the next day. It´s been a fantastic 7 weeks in Brazil & I look forward to seeing the south in a few ...

Manaus capital de l état de l Amazonie, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Manaus capital de l état de l Amazonie

A travel blog entry by 1970

... dans la forêt de 4 nuits et 5 jours ... j avais déjà entendu parlé de cette agence qui n est pas usine... Car arrivée a Manaus on voit des agences partout, même plus envie de faire ce trip dans la forêt. Il faut aussi du temps pour départager les ...

Week 25 - Manaus to Belem, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Week 25 - Manaus to Belem

A travel blog entry by rolls

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... as the main scent for Chanel 5 and Poison, a fruit that looked really tasty (bright red and yellow but highly poisonous), Brazil nuts (in its original form coming from a coconut-like shell and once hacked open there are around 20 neatly intersected ...

Pete is so bored, he is reading a novel., Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Pete is so bored, he is reading a novel.

A travel blog entry by bansemer

Tuesday October 2nd, another day on the river. By now this is getting boring. We had a very brief stop at the town of Manicore, but only for 15 minutes to swop over cargo. We were scheduled for a longer stop, but with the 9-hour sandbank saga the other ...

Brasil, Boa Vista-Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Brasil

A travel blog entry by bep

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Boavista-Pres.Figueredo-Manaus ...

A letter from Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

A letter from Manaus

A travel blog entry by chrisandjanet

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... is a tourist destination. Apart from the Opera House, and the Cathedral it really has nothing apart from the manufactured tourist trips. From Manaus there is only one driving option and that is to Venezuela, but  we decided to carry on into the Matto ...

Meeting of the Waters, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Meeting of the Waters

A travel blog entry by bansemer

Sunday October 7th, 'jungle' tour day 1 The hotel stored our backpacks and valuables, and as promised a car picked us up on time and took us to the boat. It had to fuel up so we took off to a floating service station and filled up. After some ...

The amazon jungle, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

The amazon jungle

A travel blog entry by bansemer

... , scrambled egg, ham, bread and lots of fruit, we travelled for an hour in a small boat to what passes as jungle near Manaus, and were surprised to find that it was very similar to the jungle near Iquitos, though minus huge trees and minus the mosquitos. ...

The mighty Amazon river., Manaus, Brazil travel blog

The mighty Amazon river.

A travel blog entry by bansemer

Saturday October 6th, Manaus We have been thinking about yet another rainforest tour, and had already talked to 2 agencies. Asking our hotel desk fellow about which was a good tour he was straight on the phone to his mate, who whizzed around and sold us ...

Mogli in the Jungle, Brazil, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Mogli in the Jungle, Brazil

A travel blog entry by dympna2000

... our passports stamped, we then quickly changed money and bought our hammocks and then headed in a fast boat to catch the boat to Manaus. Meanwhile it started getting dark - we nearly headed for land at one point (the driver was using a torch to light his ...

Finally made it to Brazil, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Finally made it to Brazil

A travel blog entry by finn_steve

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... ever been on. Every so often the bus would slow down to go through what could only be described as a crater. So, I arrived at Manaus knackered and stupidly without enough money for a taxi. Off it was with my non-existant portugese to find a bus into town ...

Last day on the stinky boat, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Last day on the stinky boat

A travel blog entry by bansemer

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... people, so their disposable nappies, plastic cups and soft drink bottles hit the water. The Madeira joins the Amazon downstream from Manaus. This is a tricky point for sandbanks. The captain turned off the motors and for an hour or so we drifted with ...

Jungle, Piranha Fishing,  Leigh& Anna,  Woodpecker, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Jungle, Piranha Fishing, Leigh& Anna, Woodpecker

A travel blog entry by inoursuitcase

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... of its past glory. In 1888 when the tire was invented, Amazon rubber suddenly became very valuable. For a brief dazzling period, Manaus became the richest city in the world, a boom town of fast fortunes. The great rubber boom collapsed because a ...

Manaus and Rio Madeira Ferry ride, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Manaus and Rio Madeira Ferry ride

A travel blog entry by strawberry

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We arrived in Manaus just in time for a religious Bank Holiday, so most of the shops were shut! We bumped into Berndt again and went drinking Caiprinhas with him in the evening. The next day we went to see the Meeting of the waters, where the Dark, ...

Amazon, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Amazon

A travel blog entry by ujalandnilam

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Amazon ...

Rain forests of Brazil, Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Rain forests of Brazil, Manaus

A travel blog entry by ujju

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... wet in sweat, because of the high humidity & then get drenched in rain. We didn't have a hotel booking for Manaus. After talking to different hotel representatives at the airport, we finally made our booking with Amazonat Jungle ...

Manaus - Amazon Rainforest, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Manaus - Amazon Rainforest

A travel blog entry by shanem

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... river. No, not the Amazon, that`s incomprehensivably huge, but all of these tributaries are rediculously big themselves. I had reached Manaus about four days earlier than originally planned. This gave me a chance to relax, do some reading, catch up on my ...

Amazon and on and on....., Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Amazon and on and on.....

A travel blog entry by ger_and_jane

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After ten nights in our hammocks we felt we had proven ourselves as stinky backpackers and checked into Hostel Manaus We had a bed and a fan and could have kissed the floor but i didn't want to disturb the mould. Jane had a bit of an Amazon tummy so she ...

Hello Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Hello Manaus

A travel blog entry by gatoruf12

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... the less fortunate. The flight is more comfortable than our last!! Flew over the Amazon River. See picture from plane. Got to Manaus and booked our Amazon Tour for tomorrow. Checked into hotel and it's the smallest hotel room I've ever seen. Ate dinner ...

Pit Stop in the Jungle - We Got Fun and Games, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Pit Stop in the Jungle - We Got Fun and Games

A travel blog entry by cadkinsca

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... , and I had a nice dinner of one of the local fishes, before calling it relatively early so that we could make that 8:00 a.m. start to: Juma Lake, somewhere in the jungle south of Manaus, Brazil Jungle trip on Juma Lake, near Manaus, ...

Leg 2 Amazonia River Boating Lirio Do Mar Hell, Santarem To Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Leg 2 Amazonia River Boating Lirio Do Mar Hell

A travel blog entry by inoursuitcase

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... Amazon. I bought some copper lotus flower earrings. We were lucky in scoring our tickets for the boat from Santarem to Manaus for 90reais each ($US45) from a photographer gentleman who owns a natural food cafe in Alter Do Chao..... you get what you ...

Commandante Carlos, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Commandante Carlos

A travel blog entry by pascal-manu

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... mit einem reichhaltigen Frühstück verwöhnt. Essen hehe :-) Gleich danach fuhr uns Mauro zum belebten Hafen von Manaus. Dort trafen wir erstmals auf Commandante Carlos! An Board seines Speedboots Cicerone begann unser 4-tägiges Amazonasabenteuer. ...

Entering Brasil via Manaus, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Entering Brasil via Manaus

A travel blog entry by livingthedream

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A quick 15 taxi ride and prest i am in Brasil!!! Then caught a 2 hour bus Manaus> not much to say about Manaus really apart that is is the entry point to the Amazon. I took a boat ride where the Rio Negro and Rio Solimoes meet to create the Amazon river. ...

Back at sea, Santarém-Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Back at sea

A travel blog entry by jungleboy

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... after its confluence with the Negro). It was quite upsetting the extent of the visible deforestation this far up the river. By Manaus you are 1500km upstream: the jungle is pretty deep here so I expected less trees being cut down. However all along the ...

Het mooie opera-gebouw in Manaus!, Manaus, Brazil travel blog

Het mooie opera-gebouw in Manaus!

A travel blog entry by ingetravel

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... maquette van het gebouw in lego. In deze tijden wordt het gebouw ook gebruikt voor klassieke muziek, film en theateropvoeringen, waardoor Manaus ook op cultureel vlak zijn bijdrage levert. We eten nog een stuk cake als middagmaal, vooraleer we op jacht ...

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