TripAdvisor Reviews Parque Hotel Campos Do Jordao
Travel Blogs from Campos Do Jordao
... morning we heard and saw the 3-waddled bell bird. A truly amazing and extremely lucky morning.
We ate a little soda on the hill on the way out of town. Really good local casado and juice
... all flew superman-style, bundled in red-pod-type harnesses over the forest on the final, 1000m-long zip wire.
After lunch we walked the nature trail which included traversing the famous hanging bridges that also reached across the tree-tops of the cloud-forest . . . another brilliant ...
We took the Farm Tour at Finca Luna Nueva at 9am. The guide, Ishmael, was very knowledgable. He showed us the many different plants they grow there and explained much about their ethos of biodynamic organic farming. They diversify their planting within small areas to dissuade insects from damaging plants, they crop, plant and spray at certain times in the lunar cycle and they encourage CO2 capture by allowing many types of plants to grow together.
... sunset we stopped somewhere to eat and change driver. Still havent eaten beans yet! One thing is for sure, I am coming back here, I love it, and I havent even seen the nicest parts yet. High up on my todo list: practice Portugees. Sun has gone down now, not much to see anymore.. So dark, little light pollution, but almost full moon mostly hidden behind the clouds. No photos for this post yet, I took them with my digital ...
... After hearing that the forest was haunted, Greg Jesse and I had to check it out. With the unfamiliar dancing Dr. Seuss trees around us it was a little spooky, we even found some old fountains and temple-like structures in the forest that were slowly being taken back by nature. No ghosts though. During the hike greg did manage to split the crouch of his 3rd and last pair of pants. A large light brought us out of the forest and into the bonfire ...