Pousada Riacho dos Cambucas
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... going to be a really great dive.
I saw a fish that the instructor later called a “fake flyer”, but I doubt that is the real name of it. It looked like the body of a puffer fish, but it just hung out down on the sea floor. When it realized that there were people coming, it would start to move and huge wings would fan out from the sides and the wings had an incredible blue color on the end of them. It ...
... tourist info, which was surprisingly helpful – they rang to reserve me a cheap room.
Was a pleasant 30 min boat ride, watching the pargliders descend from nearby rocky peaks, before arrival in Abraao, overlooked by a parrot's beak shaped peak. Dumped my bag at the first place with a room for 200 or less while I looked for a better deal – the place I had reserved was a bit of ...
... is where we hit up lunch which was awesome. A barbecue of chicken, sausage, meat (what they call beef) potatoes, salad and rice which really hit the spot. I think I'm eating more now. I've certainly put on weight but that is most likely because of the beer. Not dropped too much from the upper body but the beer gut is coming along nicely. After dinner we went kayaking. I've not done it before only dragon boat racing and canoing type thing up Brecon (Canadian kayak rings a bell but ...
... walk across the island through the rainforest, passing by large bamboo trees with the noise of howling monkeys in the background, was probably more memorable than the beach itself. However, we were certainly glad to take a dip in the sea once we arrived!
Onward bus from Angra to Rio de Janeiro, 4 hours.
... been doing it all it's life and will never learn that it will not win the battle!!! Tonight was supposed to be a special night - a total lunar eclipse! I had worked out exactly what time it would be: 4.45am! We all thought we would get up and enjoyed the event; we hadn't reckoned on the weather!!! Unfortunately you cannot witness things like an eclipse when it's cloudy!!!! Oh well, there will be another ...