Ilha do Papagaio
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... money and, after a stroll past
the biggest German style buildings, headed to Villa Germania for smaller scale
reproductions of the same – a whole weihnachtsdorf of tourist tat but without a
stollen for love nor money. Did enjoy a dunkelweissen there and had a porter
& wiehnachts ale to go, after taking as ...
... leaving your bag for the conductor to check out the back door and
leave unguarded on the pavement – not impressed!!
Took the first place at 80 a night as it had a fan (to dry
the washing as much as it cool me) which the downpour soon did after my
abbreviated foray into the city. The streets were dead anyway as the majority
of the population heads to the beach or the mall and the ...
After a prolonged thunderstorm in the night, this morning finally had some breaks in the cloud cover, which finally almost all lifted and with it much of the oppressive humidity.
Made some calls, moved rooms and got to the bus stop in plenty of time for the 10.50 bus – one of the girls in the pousada had looked up departure times – ½ hour later and still no bus but had a long chat with Marcelino from Sam Leopoldo in the south. ...
... water with something in hot pursuit.
Also on my walk today rescued a big slimy green sea slug and a tiny (1”) ray that had both beached – the baby turtle was beyond rescue & the vultures were in competition for the pickings.
Retired to my balcony to enjoy a chachaca (pronounced ka-sha-sa) & Schweppes citrus – the lime segment “ice cubes” were a welcome brainwave!
... 8211; it was horrible and better options full or too pricey. Finally returned to Lagoinhas, on the headland even more sheltered than Bomb’, to a place I’d seen yesterday and spoke to the boss and got the price down by 75 reals a night but still double my max!!
The rain didn’t get really heavy until I’d shifted my gear and christened the loo with a view – it goes both ways so passing boats can get a butt’s eye view ...