Pousada Jangata

Rua Americo Brasiliense 2163, Barreirinhas, State of Maranhao, Brazil | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Barreirinhas

"Moons and dunes and angels fly"

A travel blog entry by nickjackets


... down to the river side where the young couples were parading down the esplanade and the older couples were sitting down watching them,now doubt remembering what love was supposed to be like as they got older! A 4 piece band struck up an impromptu samba and as the moon rose we cracked open an ice cold Brahma,I recalled the words of Joni Mitchell....."moons and dunes and angels fly".."feather canyons reach the sky...I looked at life this way..."

Big Dunes

A travel blog entry by helen-sean


... getting used to.

Once there its very simple - you walk a while, have a dip, walk some more, have another dip, all the time staring in wonder at what you┤re seeing. Its hard to describe, like something out of the Arabian Nights.

To think we considered not visiting here as we didn┤t think there┤d been enough rain. Doh. Lencois means sheets and the dunes do look like bedsheets.

Food, food and more food

A travel blog entry by sarahjoyce

... a tenner so I snapped it up! We went for a walk around the park and saw lots of interesting sculptures. That evening watched a few more DVDs while we waited for Magda to finish work.
Our old flatmate from Vancouver, Alex, happens to be from the same area of Brazil as Magda and andre and now also lives in Sao Paulo. Magda took it upon herself to contact him on our behalf and arranged for us all to meet him at the weekend. We also planned ...

Goodbye South America

A travel blog entry by mark_kate


... world for the high flying Brazilians to avoid the traffic. We saw a couple of them soaring above the crowds and almost all the tall office blocks have private helipads.

We did a walking tour of the city, it’s definitely not pretty and there aren’t many attractions to see but it is an impressively huge city and the economic heart of the country. It is basically a massive city and quite dirty but we never felt that it was more ...

If You’re Fond Of Sand Dunes

A travel blog entry by travelnshit


... then talk you into one or two of the trips they offer into the national park itself and the neighbouring vast expanse of sand, Pequenos Lenšˇis. Before I knew it I was booked onto the 2pm tour to the parque nacional and was given a full description of full day river tour which I could do the day after.

It's very much worth it though, I had a ******* wicked time. It's not peaceful by any means, ...


This hotel, located on Rua Americo Brasiliense 2163, Barreirinhas, is near Parque do Ibirapuera, Hopi Hari, Liberdade, and Hotel Unique.
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