Pousada Villa del Rey
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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We were meant to be going to Ilha Grande next, but high season in Brazil actually means it really is busy and we couldn't find any accommodation. Paraty was a perfect place to come to next though as it was beautiful and we were not so sad to have left Rio. Amelia an Australian girl who we had met at our hostel in Rio, also joined us to Paraty.
Paraty is a colonial town and so the buildings are all ...
... are huge. It's like stepping stones. across the river. Although it keeps the authenticaty, constantly looking down actually distracts from the beautiful buildings. The town too has a good vibe. In the evening I just got a pizza to cook at the hostel. We'd turned up a little too late to get involved in the barbecue James was organising. We spent the evening just chilling in the hostel with a few black beers. I really need to source these when I get ...
... quickly made up a story about a friend, with no phone, whose ticket we had brought in with us, thinking re-entry was allowed. We managed to find a bar nearby, but it was the grottiest place you could imagine. To give you an idea, the men's toilet was a small, windowless room with just the loo and sink. There was no urinal, or lock for that matter, so when I went in to pee, and another guy came in after me, instead of allowing me some privacy or even waiting for ...
... at a beach bar no more than 30ft to the water I dove into some refreshing luke warm water. With the hot sun, cold beer, and water temp somewhere in between I felt like I was finally able to exhale and relax for the first time in Brazil. Just down the beach was a major pier with what appeared to be some shops so I figured I would take a walk and see what I could find. After walking no more than 30 meters (not even a month and already on the ...
... the top of the falls and down the bottom for a view upwards. A few of the group expressed interest in taking a jet boat under the falls so I went with them as Dave wasn't really interested in that activity. I've jet boated before but this was so different as the jet boat literally took us underneath the fast flowing falls. The pressure was so powerful that you couldn't look upwards and no photos could really be taken. It was a freeken awesome shower!
The truck was at the ...