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Travel Blogs from Ilhabela
We were greeted at the airport by Sam and set off to her place in Praia Preta which was about three hours drive down to the coast of Sao Paulo .
When we got to Samīs she and her husband Renato had arranged a 30th birthday cake for Louisa along with a little belated birthday dinner which was lovely. Sam and Louisa hadnīt seen each other for a few years and neither of us had met her husband, ...
... and ball on the beach....... awesome fun, although we learned playing Brazilian beach games next to Brazilians is a bad idea if you want to impress.
A much more relaxed night at Conveis - just Mikey, Anna, Helena and myself left, and a crazy electric storm to keep us company.
Traveller tip of the day: When you get sunstroke, best to stay near a toilet.
... of week 2:
- Trekking to Dos Rios beach
- Catching up with Mikey, Anna and Helena
- Chilling and swimming on Pulso beach
- Meeting snakes
- Cans of laughing twig
And a few observations from week 2:
- Portuguese is still a really ...
... did inform James before leaving that I hadn't kayaked since I was about 12 years old.............
The trip was about a mile or so, down the river, out to sea and around the headland to Pulso beach to meet the other guys and girls. About half way there, what felt like a massive wave (but was a mini swell) ended up with ...
... the rounds is "We want FIFA standard schools", in response to FIFA demands on costly stadium improvements.
Traveller tip of the day: If using mobile data abroad, switch off mobile data for every app except for the one that you need to use........ unless you want to spend Ģ10 to see a picture posted on Facebook of what someone ate for dinner last night.