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... that we looked for. After 45 minutes we got on the bus to go one block to the Metropolitan Cathedral of Fortaleza, we could have walked there much faster. The Sunday service was going on as we wondered through the church taking pictures and making three wishes, something Mary Ann always reminds me to do when we visit a new church.
Next we visited the British Bridge which is not a bridge, but a pier only it was closed for ...
There are at least 14 Fortaleza's in Brazil.
We arrived in Fortaleza, State of Ceara this morning, one of the rare occasions that we arrived on time. There was a strong current and a ship tied up at the dock in front of us was pulled away from the pier, ripping one of the steel mooring posts from the concrete pier. The weather was supposed to get worse during the day, so the captain made the decision that it was unsafe to stay. A man who had fallen ...
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