Travel Blogs from Cumbuco
New place new friends. Fortaleza was cool because right when I got there we went out. Some Chileans brought a big bottle of pisco and before you know it we all were riding happy on the way to pink elephant. It's a popular expensive night club they have here in Brazil. Anyways the next several days it was pretty much the same. Fortaleza to me seems a little rough and unsafe. I'll admit I had a good time here and my portuguese is getting ...
... Brazilian singing whilst being anxious throughout and whilst locally it will only ever be remembered for the match Naymar got injured for me it will forever be the match that I remember the World Cup by and to help cement the emotion and culture that surrounds football in Brazil. We had a quieter day yesterday watching the football in Bar's and restaurants on the beach front with the Holland Costa Rica game being fun. We were in ...
... a beautiful collection of private villas where we were the only guests so another private pool to ourselves. Right on the beach we spent the next few days chilling out by our pool, reading, heading down to the beach for a swim and eating copious amounts of avocado. With a schedule of course built around the football we retreated to our villa for the games enjoying some time out from the pace of city life. A lovely few days in the sun relaxing, but next up back to rowdy Rio for the finals!! ...
Travelled to Fortaleza today, has been a rough day.. Our flight from Manaus to Forteza had one stop over in Belen however we didn't have to leave the plane which was so mint. We also bumped into Simon Harrison, a dude that went to Uni in Wellington. He was travelling with his family and was randomly on the same airport leaving at the same time and on the same plane as ...
... bed we had paid for. It was only after we'd left I learnt this was nicknamed the 'prison room' by other guests.
As the hostel was so poor we used it as an excuse to spend as much time as possible out of there and luckily we came across a local restaurant that would become a home from home over the next few days. This was a place frequented mainly by locals but with a few tourists in there too, menus didn't have a word of English but prices were cheap ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet