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Travel Blogs from Jericoacoara
In my last post, I was heading to Salvador but I changed my mind last minute and headed to ilha grande and paraty, whilst it's still really hot! I've only been away for a week or so, and I'm seriously the most indecisive person! I've got absolutely no concrete plan and just going with flow, which is sooo unlike me! People here I've met think I'm like a free spirit taking each day as it comes. If only they ...
... relieved to know that we were not the only crazy backpackers trying to go all the way from Pipa to Jeri non-stop. We spent some nice days in a pousada runned by a German lady crazy for kite surfing, we met some nice people, organized an unlikely barbecue with a six kilograms fish, spent a lovely evening in one of the bars on the sandy streets of town where they serve caipirinhas of an unreasonable size, made by a spanish bartender who used to live in Italy for ...
After breakfast we diligently applied sun cream in preparation for another day out on the dunes. Our driver turned up just after 09:00 and we again joined a Brazilian couple in our little yellow dune buggy. This time the Brazilians did not speak as good English as the last couple but were friendly none the less. Our driver today appeared to be much more conservative then our reckless driver two days ago. ...
So ater the madness of Rio Iīve headed to Ilha Grande, a small island off the coast of Brazil for a bit of sun and relaxation. We had to get a bus from Rio to a place called Angra, after finding out that the next ferry to the island wasnīt for anoher 2 hours we managed to get a fisherman to take us there instead.
The island itself is amazing, there is no motorised land transport here so itīs either walk everywhere or get a boat. I did ...
... could potentially have put Ryans trip into a tailspin.
Ryan did the mandatory police report in Fortaleza and made all the calls he needed to make to various institutions. He called us in Jeri and we convinced him this was exactly the place for him to wait out the machinations of our society that would get him everything back eventually (insurance, embassies, bank cards etc). He came the very next day and somehow, to his complete credit, his perspective ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service