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Travel Blogs from Fortaleza
... the Western imagination like no other South American country. From the mad passion of carnival to the immensity of the dark Amazon, it is a country of mythic proportions. Perhaps it is not quiet the Eden of popular imagination, but it is a land of staggering beauty. There are immense rainforests, many islands with pristine tropical beaches, endless rivers and beautiful people who live mainly an urban life, with 2 out of 3 ...
... with four sea days until we arrive in Barbados and can take on fresh food. We're starting to know how early explorers, like the crew of the HMS Bounty, felt, barely surviving on stale bread and water. Imagine, no fresh food for 4 days... we'll probably have to get by on croissants, caesar salad, filet mignon, and chocolate melting cake...Horrors!
Annette & Peter
What lies on the bottom of the ocean and shivers?
A nervous wreck
... recent travel-by-the-seat-of-our-pants methodology!!
As we quickly found out travel by cruise ship is, and has been, a very popular way to see the world. And given the advanced years of some of our fellow passengers, I suspect that some started their cruising on the Santa Maria with Chris Columbus in what was arguably the first Caribbean party boat (note to Deb P- Christopher Columbus was a famous explorer who discovered ...
DAY 30 …. February 16th ….. At Sea
DAY 31 …. February 17th ….. At Sea
DAY 32 …. February 18th …… Fortaleza, Brazil
We are now in the State of Ceara and over 300 miles of beaches and attractive coastlines with Fortaleza being the transit point to get to them.It has nearly 15 miles of beachfront ...
When in Fortaleza, you cant miss .. apparently. So we went there. ;)
The beach itself is amazingly long, white sand and lovely warm water.
The beach restaurant served crab, so i got stuck with some frenchfries while the rest ingested their freshly cooked crab, in the meantime we were entertained by beachvendors trying to sell us mostly **** tbh.. the usual homeburned movies of dubious quality, sunglasses and other misc stuff.