Porto do Mar
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Porto do Mar Natal
Travel Blogs from Natal
... but it was tasty and we left after a half hour or so and went back to the hostel and chilled out by the pool until the sun decided to calm down. We googled supermarkets and noticed there's one not too far from here and set off to get some food for dinner and returned just before sunset to put our kit on and head down to the beach for a quick workout. We knocked out a decent effort as we tried different things and utilise the sand a bit ...
... to watch on the long bus ride. We jumped on the bus at 1200 and started the long trip to Natal. We watched Despicable Me 2 and had a few laughs as we picked away at some snacks before both squeezing in a nap. The bus ride took so long and as usual, stopped every half hour to an hour to pick people up and drop people off. So annoying especially when you stop twice in one small town when they could just make the effort to get to the bus station and save an extra stop along the ...
... the beach front and walked down to an old fort shaped a bit like a star. The seafront looked really nice and was packed with locals (it was a Sunday). We headed back to the hostel around lunchtime to try and watch the England/Ireland rugby game on ESPN. Unfortunately they were showing the Man Utd match instead and the radio commentary wouldn't work. So, instead Lucie provided us with a running commentary via whatsapp! After ...
Had to get the old sock out to brew the morning coffee and supplement from the local bakery before heading off to see the fort – had failed to read the dire warnings from LP re. walking there, so did and had no problems. Still, me and the whole town were there so little chance to get away with anything.
Was strategically ...
... on the beach with a giant tv screen for all to watch. We went through a security gate and soon we were in surrounded by hundreds of Brazil jerseys. There were a good number of Mexico fans as well, but most of the fans had moved onto the next stadium to follow the team, so a majority of Mexico fans had already left Natal. We navigated through the crowd and finally found our people. I was happy to see that Timi, Sarah and Mikey had found a place to sit right in front, because ...