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Travel Blogs from Ilha Grande
This is just a quick update to let you know that I have moved hostel for a couple of days. I'm on an island called Isla Grande. Access to the Internet is very limited as its quite remote and they lose electricity supply on a regular basis. My hostel is www.aquariohostel.com and I will be here until Thursday after that I will be …
June 13-23, 2009: Paraty, Trindade and Ilha Grande, RJ Province, Brasil
Colonial Charm in Paraty and Jabaquara Beach
Mary and I left Rio on June 13 to head down to Paraty on the Costa Verde. South of Rio, the Costa Verde is the appropriately named coastline of small fishing villages, colonial towns and power and energy-related towns …
Sorry Mom- We got lost again, but at least this time we had personal guides to come along. Did I mention they were Dogs?
We arrived to Ilha Grande in style, cruising from a small cobblestone town via the Atlantic towards rolling green hills on almost uncharted islands off the coast of southern Brazil. To be honest, it reminded me of …
... to do some kayaking and snorkelling, it went quite cloudy by the afternoon but we did manage to spot a sea turtle! The island was really beautiful and has some amazing beaches, Lopez Mendes being one of the best in the world, but we didnt have time to check it out. The island is very touristy and we were told on our boat trip that it has only been that way for about 10 years, it was where slaves and prisoners were sent. ...
... when he got back on our small speed boat. He was totally unaware he was ******* people off. To top it off we hit a major down pour at high speed heading back to shore.....drown rats wouldve been jealous. Funny **** :-) ps...a lot of my photos are on my camera so not as quick uploading them for ye. will get around to it at some stage ...
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility