Hotel Parque Das Fontes
Travel Blogs from Beberibe
After we went to the artisan's market, we came back and I worked online at my classes, at sunset I went out to the beach to watch the surfers, and then the moonrise...then I met the Krickx and we went to the far end ot he Praias de Ponta Negro for dinner.
... m cooped up in the cockpit. However, the rain showers were periodic and intense. I copied to locals’ technique of dashing under cover (like a storefront awning or alcove) for 15 minutes of downpour and then move on a bit further when it subsided. The locals seemed surprisingly averse to getting wet. For me, it was not so bad because the rain was warm and I was just walking around in a tee-shirt (parka left on the plane for ...
Today we went for a little roadtrip :)
First up we went 3h east to Beberibe for the first leg of the roadtrip, a tour of three beaches and its surroundings.
It sounds kinda "meh" right? well i can see why, but what made it awesome was you got to ride around in a BeachBuggy, and the driver liked to drive fast :)
the three beaches were:
Praia Des Fontes
... all day.
We also visited the worlds biggest fruit tree which covers around 6 acres and is still growing but has to be cut back because the city has been built around it. If you visit it in season they will give you a sack full of cashew fruits to take home. Yes you heard right - fruit. The Cashew is a fruit with a nut stuck on the top. (Well a false fruit but I won't get into that too much. Anyway I have been nice and descriptive on the photos so have fun flicking through ...