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Travel Blogs from Fortaleza
... in the city. This is our last paid for tour and we were late getting to the meeting prior to the bus trip. This delay placed us on the last bus to one of the largest open air markets in Brazil. It was a concrete steel reinforced 5 story building, and you could go up the stairs or walk ramps to the next level. They sold fabrics, clothes, food and everything in between. We bought another kilo of cashew nuts and could not decide on any ...
... with four sea days until we arrive in Barbados and can take on fresh food. We're starting to know how early explorers, like the crew of the HMS Bounty, felt, barely surviving on stale bread and water. Imagine, no fresh food for 4 days... we'll probably have to get by on croissants, caesar salad, filet mignon, and chocolate melting cake...Horrors!
Annette & Peter
What lies on the bottom of the ocean and shivers?
A nervous wreck
We found last minute accommodation in Rio for Carnival which is almost unheard of. We also found relatively slow transportation back to North America which would help us avoid at least four weeks of a frozen Canadian winter. And in a nice twist, our hotel and transport was the same thing- the Maasdam cruise ship. As our 'hotel' pulled out of the Rio harbour, we were almost accidentally trying out travel-by-cruise-ship which was a big change ...
DAY 30 …. February 16th ….. At Sea
DAY 31 …. February 17th ….. At Sea
DAY 32 …. February 18th …… Fortaleza, Brazil
We are now in the State of Ceara and over 300 miles of beaches and attractive coastlines with Fortaleza being the transit point to get to them.It has nearly 15 miles of beachfront ...
... day was very lowkey so we spent it sitting in the shade and some walks along the looooooong beach.
THe grandfinale was a massage session, it was well needed and well deserved.
When we got back i took to McDonald for some food and we hit the beachwalk market afterwards.
Rows upon rows of the same stuff, but we did find some trinkets :)
The last night before going back to Sao Paulo was upon us so we took an early night