Hotel Praia Dourada
Travel Blogs from Maragogi
... a pretty careful life, not necessarily succumbing to fear all the time, but I'm more accustomed to being thoughtful, serious and restrained. At this beach, we took a catamaran and bathed in mud at one stop, explored a reef at another. A little later, we went to Michel's friend's exclusive house right on the beach. We swam in the ...
Finaly, the Maragogi day arrived. And it started really early.
Due to the tie, the best time to go to the Natural Pools were at early morning, 7.30 am. Since we were 150 km away, we had to get up at 5 am.
We woke up like zombies believing that it was a worth sacrifice.
And we get in the car and drove... For two hours. We saw the brazilian morning way ...
Our third stop in Brazil - Pousada do Caju in Sao Miguel Dos Milagres. Basically paradise! 3 hours drive, 30minutes cab, 4hours wait at the airport, 3hours plane and then 3 hours again by car (including a ride on something that resembled a raft). Sitting on my deck hair looking out at an almost deserted beach, I have to say the 13 hours it took to get here ( travel sickness on the bus, ears popping on the flight) were worth it. Without wanting to sound like a cheesy travel ...
... use our faithful gas stove and cook in the ensuite most nights, supplying not only a nutritious meal of packet soup but with a side portion of gas poisoning too. Good one!
One of the reasons we chose Maragogi was the snorkelling on offer. The off shore reef was supposedly one of the best and for a small fortune a boat would take you out for a couple of hours, where you could pay another small fortune for mask and snorkel and some more life savings for some wacky photos of you ...
... backpack and his first price was 100 R$. ******* *******. He understood he could not fool me like this and finally gave a normal price. I paid 30 R$ like the guy who arrived few minutes after.
By car, I could see more landscape. The region of Alagoas is really nice and there are plenty of coconut tree. Now I understand where the coco that you found everywhere on the streets of Brasil come from. Since, I was ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking