Ponta dos Ganchos
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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Refrigerator in room
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... three hours to get there and would have been a lot quicker if we weren't carefully inspecting every single branch and tree root that was in our path to ensure that it wasn't a sneaky snake in disguise. The walk itself was great, starting from Armacao on the South East corner of the island. It was mostly through the jungle, but occasionally we would reach a break in the trees that would offer a fantastic view along the cliff tops to sunny beach beyond.
... I want to go back for a summer holiday. That evening Rod came over for a few beers as it was the final night for all of us... He absolutely loves a chat! On the final day (Thursday), we woke up really early, booked a bus to Paraty with the help of Rod (via Sao Paulo) then Matt and I caught the bus over to Joanquina beach again. The weather was lush and after a bit of an awkward bus journey, we arrived. The beach is huge, surrounded by sand dunes and quite a few surfers we making ...
... we all blanched but had no choice even though we couldn't believe it cost that much to drive 10 minutes down the road. Not having any choice and not wanting to miss our bus we sucked it in. Not long after getting in the taxi he stopped at a fas station - I mean come on! We were just going down the road and we were in a hurry. I just had to hysterically laugh for a bit. But then we headed off again. To our surprise and ...
... with seafood all we wanted were sandwiches or wraps.
Once we reached the town we found a nice cafe deli style and ordered hamburgers. They were nice just what we wanted. Elisha needed to find a white dress because the party tonight was a white party. So she shopped around for the dress while I tried to get money out, i didn't have any luck to start with. At one of the shops Elisha was on I asked the guy if there were more banks. He told us where ...
... Armadillo, the others walked the beach and saw a dead penguin. The jury is still out on whose day was more successful. The place is pretty spectacular, it combines mountains, beaches and buildings to create an epic landscape, and the people are really, really friendly. We got some grub in a place where everyone who goes sticks a note on the wall. The photos will explain it better than I can here !
That night there was a 'gaucho' party ...