Camping e Pousada Acorde
- Swimming pool
- Non-smoking rooms
- High-speed internet in room
- High-speed internet in room (surcharge)
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... noise in the distance...wild pigs perhaps? Mountain Lions...I hope not! Who knows, but we stepped up our pace and thankfully never found out who our forest friend was.
After what must have been two hours we came to this gorgeous beach that was fairly narrow, but had grass and trees meeting the sand. It was very charming and picturesque....so we went for a well deserved dip believing ...
... of the island. We were both feeling a bit apprehensive about diving again after having 4 months break. I was especially nervous as it would be my first time diving in the ocean. All kitted up we were ready to go, all the nerves went as soon as we were underwater. Unfortunately the visibility was not that great meaning it was difficult to see much, however on our second dive we got to see a lot more as the visibility was better. We saw 2 string rays, a trombone fish, ...
... early evening. After a tasty dinner and drinks at the hostel - and a random happy birthday song for Scott led by the hostel manager - I was ready to hit the hay! The next morning we left early for Sao Paulo, and I was sad to be leaving such a paradisaical place! Ilha Grande was truly gorgeous and I'd love to go back. On the way there we'd met a couple who were hiking around the whole island over the course of two weeks - definitely putting that on my to do list!
... They even had proper tea bags, however the boy was up to his old tricks of pouring coffee on it rather than water!!! We strolled into town (15mins) to stock up on water for the day and a packet of crisps, purely for the salt of course :/ ! And then to the boat, which took us as close to the beach as boats could get and then a 'hike' for 20 mins! Now on a normal day in England this would literally have been a walk ...
... do look the part whilst strolling about town or for lounging on the beach.For climbing slippery muddy paths they are ****.After about 5 minutes they were off and we pressed on with me in bare feet.It did give me more purchase for the ascent but became very tricky on the descent which wasn't a problem for the Wonderful Wendy who pretty much skipped down the 1000 feet we had climbed up.But the beach at the end was just reward for ...