Pousada Arte Urquijo
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Outdoor pool
- Multilingual staff
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... humiliating as people rushed to see if I was ok. Only my pride was hurt and thankfully my camera was safe in my backpack. What a tool!! Anyway I had a great day and made a new Brazilian friend which made for interesting conversation once again.
Next I head to Cuiaba to do a safari of the Pantanal wetlands. Getting there means a full day of travel with bus, metro, plane and taxi. Not looking forward to that but it's all part of this crazy ...
... restaurant in the cobbled old town was a sweet and delicious dinner. Hopped in a taxi back to the pousada just as the rains started up again! Day 11 - Our last day in Paraty was very relaxed, which was just what we fancied. We headed into the town to buy our bus tickets to São Paulo, which turned out to be a good move, as the bus was full the next day. With the sun shining, we explored the cobbled streets of the old town slowly making our way back to the beach near ...
... thick cloud and we wonder whether it ever will. It's not cold, but sun would be great right now.
We disembark on the beach and walk to the other side of the beach to relax, play a bit of frisbee and go for a swim. We are then led through the forest towards another beach where our boat is waiting for us and on the way pass the Freguesia de Santana church, Ilha Grande's most religious monument built in 1843.
We then head to the Blue Lagoon, famous for ...
... literally hanging on with one arm to the boat and one on her go pro. Despite the seriousness of the event it was also ridiculously funny. Rach then tried again but fell off the boat... again. #dayumguuurl Then Ash and I just go pro-ed ourselves jumping off. We swam to the sure and had some fun on the beach and viewing the fish swimming near the shoreline that were attracted to our feet. When our time was nearly up we swam back to the boat and I took it in turns ...
<b>Blonde</b> Paraty is an enchanting colonial town four hours West of Rio de Janeiro. It has everything; whitewashed buildings, streets lined with cobbles to rival Corrie's, stunning beaches, an Atlantic rainforest backdrop and a rich history. We arrived at Paraty in the pouring rain. Our clothes and spirits dampened by the drenching we'd had on the journey from the idyllic Ilha Grande. We were soon grinning when our bus pulled up ...