Holiday Inn Express Natal
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... was a pretty cool experience to be about 2 metres away from wild dolphins as they are chasing and catching fish.
We found ourselves a workaway position looking after a girl's two dogs while she travels in South Africa. So we are going to stay in her house for the next month next to the beach in a place called Praia do ...
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.
... stick with a small side salad.
After lunch we returned to the sun-beds for a few more hours before attempting to find a bank in town; quite a walk but finally managed to get some money out. Then off to the bar from yesterday for some drinks & chatting before back to camp for dinner. Dinner was good - herby meatballs & salady rice; then off for an early ...
Before setting off for the day our new cook group (Richard, the old truck driver Paul & I) went shopping buying alcohol supplies for the evening ahead.
The drive to Praia da Pipa took about 5 hours or so with our cook group preparing lunch on the way. My marinating of the evening's chicken resulted in soy sauce all over my cream dress! Luckily managed to scrub it out.
Arriving at our campsite I set up my tent, chucked the necessities in & headed into ...
... and borrowed our friends surf boards to try our luck on the waves which was fairly painful and tiring but great fun.
A popular refreshment in the northern region is the "Caldo de Cana" which is the juice from a sugar cane, something we discovered in Pipa. The sugar canes are passed through a machine which resembles a kind of pasta maker to release the natural juice, a massive sugar hit!
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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