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Since Sao Paulo, I had been in the coast all the time. Only these days I came to Chapada Diamantina (see the map), situated on the middle of the state of Bahia. http://www.guiachapadadiamantina .com.br/mapa-do-parque/ This is one of this places I would come back. It's perfect to relax, explore the nature still quite virgin, enjoy it's quality food …
The peaks and terrain of the higher Chapada Diamantina
Climbing in Chapada
In researching rock climbing areas of Brazil, we found limited information on Chapada Diamantina, the diamond plateau. We had read that "the Chapada Diamantina has a dramatic landscape with high plains, ...
Sometimes hindsight can lead you to an unfulfilled l.ife. We have had to ban the use of phrases starting with could have, should have, would have because we exchanged the unbridled luxury of a wonderful place like Porto Seguro for some pretty seedy dives over the next few days. First our GPS refused to work in the town of Valenca. We have long since known never to rely entirely on technology, especially when the human brain is telling you something is definitely wrong, ...
... 11:30pm and arrive at 5:30am in Salvador. Will take a taxi from bus station to boat dock. I don´t think the first boat leaves until 8am. There are a couple ways to get there so I may take a 2hr bumpy boat ride for R$70 ($35 CND) or take a bus and then another bus and then a smooth boat for R$15 ($7 CND) but it will take 4 hrs.Then I will be in Morro de São Paulo!! BEACH TIME!!!!!!! Ahahahahaha :)
... hammering home the need for a guide as it would be painfully easy to get lost. Finally we crested the hill and dropped into a shady crop of trees bisected by a babbling brook and a majestical rock formation where we stopped for our first meal and a much needed breather.
After the sandwiches and assorted snacks were washed down by Gustavo's obligatory spliff smoked to the backing of reggae banging out from a tiny speaker we set off again, following our guide ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHostel Chapada Lencois
The owner couple, Marcia and Juan, are really friendly and make you feel at home.
Ariana, who has belonged to the staff where I have stayed there, was also special and kind.
The breakfast is great, with home made cakes and variety of fresh fruits.
The dorms are comfortable, with private bathroom.
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