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Travel Blogs from Fortaleza
... on the beach where we were treated to a rum sugar cane drink, small fried fish parts and fried sweet potatoes. I don't remember their Brazilian names but everything was very good. The rum drinks were very strong and many of the people left feeling no pain. We arrived on the ship a little before the gangway was stored on the bow of the ship and away she went backing out while the 5 windmills whirled away creating electricity for the port. ...
... with four sea days until we arrive in Barbados and can take on fresh food. We're starting to know how early explorers, like the crew of the HMS Bounty, felt, barely surviving on stale bread and water. Imagine, no fresh food for 4 days... we'll probably have to get by on croissants, caesar salad, filet mignon, and chocolate melting cake...Horrors!
Annette & Peter
What lies on the bottom of the ocean and shivers?
A nervous wreck
... there are pluses and minuses but I'm not sure I see it as a key part of our travel logistics any time soon.
We made a couple of Brazilian coastal stops (Buzios and Salvador) before arriving in Fortaleza. Since we would have to stop eating in order to disembark we minimized our shore time and really struggled to find anything interesting on the list of shore excursions (to be fair, we had already spent a few days in Salvador). ...
DAY 30 …. February 16th ….. At Sea
DAY 31 …. February 17th ….. At Sea
DAY 32 …. February 18th …… Fortaleza, Brazil
We are now in the State of Ceara and over 300 miles of beaches and attractive coastlines with Fortaleza being the transit point to get to them.It has nearly 15 miles of beachfront ...
... tapestries of time that normally shapes and colors gothic cathedral of centuries past. Both sides of the church were lined with large stained glass windows that decorated the church with light and art. The windows were also a reminder of the purpose of the building which was to celebrate the life of Christ.
Although the Central Market was close about a block away, Joel our tour guide insisted on having our bus pick us up and drive the short block from the cathedral to the ...