Pontalmar Praia Hotel
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
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We were woken up by the loud knock on the door from Oli who thought we may have slept in. Just as I scrambled for some pants, the 0430 alarm started blaring. We grabbed our stuff and followed out the door. Oli said the waves were suppose to be small and I could catch a few on a standup. I thought surfing in Brasil, I'll have a crack. Leesh grabbed the brick like body board they had and we set off in the dark to the beach. We made it just as the sun ...
... We cruised around the streets, checking out the shops and restaurants and bars before heading back. We got back to the hostel and the lad working there Oli, was chilling out on the balcony having a beer (while working, he has it tough) so we sat down and had a few drinks with him and got to know his story and how he ended up here in Pipa. He's had some hard luck the last few years and was starting to really unload ...
... before heading back to the hostel. We cooked dinner and hung out for a bit before catching Mum, Dad and Caitlin on Skype before loading American Sniper onto the phone and watching it late into the night. What an awesome movie. It threw a bit fuel into the fire in my desire to join the army but Leesh is quick to drown that out. But the movie was amazing and we were hooked from start to finish before finely crashing out a touch after ...
... dune and the headland bent around in front of the city before heading back around to a small sand dune reserve park. We found a spot right between the major restaurants and bars set along the beach to avoid the crowds and got straight into our usual rotisserie sun baking taking frequent dips into the water. A hawker came around selling dresses for 10reais and he obviously hooked Leesh on that bargain and she got a new casual dress. We grabbed ...
Probably the best hostel so far is albergue da costa in Natal. I dunno it's big, rooms are big, computers and wifi work, people are cool. I really like natal. Remember how I said I was sad because I didn't meet anybody special yet. Yes that changed in natal too, a few times ha ha. Overall good ...