Hotel Pousada Bonsai
Travel Blogs from Bonito
... do here, but above all we wanted to go and do a tour to the caves, but they had already left so we went with the second best thing; snorkeling.
A quick motor taxi away and we were at balneario municipal. I was expecting a pool with fish but it was more like a little resort with a river running straight through it. We rented some snorkel gear and headed straight into the freezing cold river overloaded with these huge fish swimming against the current while you ...
... the rope with your hands, bringing your knees up in the squatting position whilst being poised in the air, before pushing back down with the legs to move you up the rope. More importantly than this we learnt you must always wear underwear- one lesson a certain German man will never forget after he ripped his trousers along his crouch seam whilst also going commando, revealing his entire backside to everyone. This was not the ...
... in a couple of them. So refreshing! This was our 3rd day here and we have been the only "foreigners"on every one of our tours. It seems this is definitely a destination for the Brazilians but not so much the travelers. It is a little pricey so maybe that deters some people but I have thoroughly enjoyed this stop. One more snorkel trip tomorrow and then that's all for Bonito. Well I am late to meet Whitney. Until I write again!
A day of leisure tomorrow, so expect we will hire bikes and
have a ride around the countryside – it is so green and full of forests and
farmland so it will be nice to have a good look round, and finally get some
Another great campsite, with a pool! Brazil seems so far to
be much more developed and set ...
... would be allowed in UK. A lot of road transport due to the absence of a railway system in much of the country.
Delayed by a leaky radiator pipe which needed replacing. One of the few problems with Cameron on the whole journey.
At 22.15, arrived at the Hostelling International campsite at Bonito.
No upgrade to a room until the next day, probably because it was a weekend and Brazilian tourists came for the weekend from places such as ...