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A quick bus change in campo grande was how we started today. We arrived at about 6am and booked our bus out straight away. In the bus terminal we were approached by some people selling tours for the Pantanal, and although we did want to go, we didn't commit to anything yet. We got lucky and got an express bus to Bonito only 3 hours with an American weirdo living in São Paulo.
Surprise surprise. When we got to bonito jenny was in the pool. There are a bunch of cool ...
... in the water as they are doing their best to preserve its clarity. So instead I had to stuff myself in a wet suit. I am pretty sure it was a bit on the small side as I felt like my arms were losing circulation at times but I made out through. The snorkeling was incredible. I have never snorkeled in a river before so it was great to ride the current and explore the underwater world. We saw several species of fish including some very large pacu fish. I also think I ...
... it part of his lunch! They named it Carmen, and got it really quite
friendly with them by the end! I still haven’t seen one properly so was
suitably jealous when they got back, but they are all over the place so
hopefully it’s only a matter of time.
A night at camp with everyone for dinner, and an early night
in preparation for our 7am pick up for our river experience.
... a path or steps down to the lake.
Went for a group dinner in town. Some had piranha and I had another type of river-fish.
Tried to find an ATM. Some of us went into the foyer of one bank and then the door closed behind us. Thought we would be locked in until the bank opened the following morning and be seen as bank robbers but someone passed by and pressed ...
... of beaches with sort of rainforest type vegetation surrounding them. It looked a lot like Abel Tasman NP in New Zealand, though no where near as nice as you can get a bus right into the park and there were bars on the beach and quite a few people hanging round...not the peace and tranquility of Abel Tasman! =O I did though finally finish reading The Hobbit (wipes brow in relief) and also caught up with the sleep I'd missed recently; it turns out I did get jet lag after all, I hardly ...