Hotel Santa Paula
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... here and depend on the wetlands.
After an hour or so of driving, we came to our destination - a cattle farm in the Pantanal. We hiked with Carlos through the wetlands and a little bit of jungle. Alex and I swear we heard the growl of a jaguar (probably mid-hunt as a deer lopped away straight afterwards), but thankfully did not come face to face with one! We even trekked through a caiman infested lake - ...
... day of lying in hammocks, reading and pondering turned into hyperchondriasm, itching and googling how best to deal with bed bugs. Glad to be seeing the back of Bonito (and thankfully bed bug free), we had a very pleasant (but bumpy) journey to the Pantanal which is where we are now. This place is blissful. It reminds us both a lot of the back waters of Kerela. Just green, serene ...
... either side of the horse trail. We both thought of Eleanor who would have loved the horses.
That afternoon was to be an amazing highlight of the trip – piranha fishing! We headed out on the boat and then our guides gave us our bamboo fishing poles, put on the bait (raw meat) and we fished! It was a bit windy so we moved to a more secluded spot and then Spencer caught the first piranha (a golden ...
Pantanal, a Hugh wetland area the size of England and full of spectacular wildlife such as the jaguar and the anaconda.
We stayed at San Francisco Ranch for 2 nights and had the most incredible time. We did two jeep safaris: one during the day and ...
... numerous times and I couldnt help feeling a little sad at the impact humans have on wildlife even on this small scale. We are a clumsy and intrusive species, even when trying not to be. We also saw: Margaritu Stork (I think thats how you spell it) Some small white birds that were diving into the river and fishing Pink herons, grey herons, white herons, cormorants and, wait for it. Chak-Shakka-Lak. yes. thats what I said. this tickled me for about 30minutes ...