Pousada Vila Pitanga
Travel Blogs from Buzios
Well after travelling through cities and rainforests, we were ready for some relaxing, and were soon heading for Buzios, 2 hours north of Rio de Janeiro.
After touching down at Rio airport, and skimming past the slum filled outskirts, we were soon driving through lush green countryside on our way to one of the most popular getaways of the …
Made our way by bus 3 hours north of Rio to a penisula called Busiozs. Apparently made famous by Bridgette Bardot and according to lonley planet is a "casual chic" St Tropez like area which we simply had to visit being so casual chic ourselves! We stayed in a lovely town which is defintely visited by the mainly wealthy, cruise ship and hooneymooner …
there for 3 days seeing both the Brazil and Argentinian side, it was nice to hear and understand Spanish again. The falls are a world heritage site and protects thousands acres of semi deciduous forest with many animals that are endangered. We saw some monkeys and many butterflies. We also went to an amazing bird park and got to hold a macaw and a python ...
... Claudinha, and her two children, Julianna and Bernardo. Carolina and Gabriel joined us Friday evening. We stayed Thursday evening through Sunday morning. The children had a ball playing in the waves and collecting rocks on the beach. Each day we took a water taxi to a different beach. In the evenings, we drove into town to have dinner and roam the little shops. We celebrated Mauro's birthday Saturday evening. It was ...
... life...I'm just a lot jumpier, nervous and untrusting. In time, I think I'll recover...having been only two days since it happened...I am still fighting the tears whenever I think about it. Thankfully I escaped with my life...and what I would consider minor injuries. I still have my cell phone and nothing was taken from me (except maybe a bit of my dignity). I will not board the first flight out of Brazil. Sure, I am shaken up by this incident...but I ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility