Howard Johnson Sao Jose dos Pinhais
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... some pictures. While walking we through a wooded area we saw more capybara and our guide showed us a fruit that when crushed it turned your skin blue and a vine that you cut and could drink water from. We headed back to camp disappointed that we wouldn't be spending any longer there as we had had an amazing time and enjoyed all the activities we had done. Luckily our next stop looked to be just as cool and was just over half a day's drive ...
... 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 ...
... see the track cut into the mountain on the other side - it was stunning! The clouds shrouded the tops of the mountains as the cloud forest certainly lived up to its name! We had to descend from 1000m to sea level in order to reach our destination, but I have to say this train certainly lived up to expectations and was well worth the money! Eventually we reached Morretes, a small colonial village, which it seemed as though time had forgotten! It had beautiful ...
... very well and i know if it was me there would have been swearing, shouting, screaming and stropping. he is brilliant...for a mud foot. this is a long blog. Fishing for Piranha I caught 4 and Chris caught....ONE!! woohooooo!! finally something I am better than him at! (not that skill is actually needed but thats not the point) You just throw your line in, wait for a tug and then pull. My first one made me jump because I hadnt expected it to pull quite that much! I yank my line ...
... riding, was a foot print. A foot print? We traveled 1000's of miles and we get one solitary foot print. Where's the rest of it? I almost fell of my horse laughing when the guide said it had been made in the last few hours. Oh great so we only just missed it then?
I don't want to paint the wrong picture here because we actually had an amazing time in ...