Ouro Branco Maceio Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Maceio
... returning to integraciao yet again (ughh!!), before finally heading in the right direction, to the beach. Back across the 2 rivers, one of which has an interesting island for sale in the middle, ending up back where I had been 3 hours earlier.
Was happy to finally enter to town and find a place with terrace & hammock that I could stretch to – decided on only one night as hard enough ...
... at least it was cool and the toilets were free, but couldn’t find anything I could afford! I do need to start souvenir shopping soon.
Finally left on time and the mother and child were in front, not next to me – sadly both were loud and had colds, snorting, sneezing and coughing, without hankies and covering mouths, the whole trip – hideous lack of sleep, despite the earplugs, ...
Our second port of call in Brazil was Maceio, 129 nautical miles south of Recife. This relatively small city of one million was much more like a resort town while still having poor neighbourhoods. It was lined with beaches, and safe from sharks due to a reef just off the coast. They boast tides of 3 metres, so that at low tide one can walk way out to the reef in just knee depth water. The economy is based on sugar cane, coconuts and oil ...
Our next stop was Maceió, a city but with a beach - we just can't seem to leave the coast! We had some difficulty finding our hostel, we managed to get on the right bus from the Rodoviaria but just not get off at the right stop (the directions from the hostel where not great in our defence). After Chris had walked around half the city we decided to get a cab to the hostel which in the heat of the day was a great idea. Maybe we were getting to used ...
... kake, a brazileira from foz travelling together with a spanish guy. Receptionist was a very funny paulistano and there was another strange guy around, probably the one that runs the place. Breakfast was prepared by beda and really basic. But the beach was just about 6 blocks away and excellent! Warm water, nice sand and palms. So I spent some nice days on the beach with company. Enjoying lindas stroganoff or chicken ...