Yak Hotel Natal
Travel Blogs from Natal
After we went to the artisan's market, we came back and I worked online at my classes, at sunset I went out to the beach to watch the surfers, and then the moonrise...then I met the Krickx and we went to the far end ot he Praias de Ponta Negro for dinner.
... defeats the purpose which is efficiency).
Heading east on the G677 airway it got increasingly less cloudy – out of Amazonia into the clear. The G677 airway I was following I now see as the "Route 66" for flying the Brazilian coast. Hey, maybe there’s a song in that – lots of stuff rhymes with seven. G677 begins in Belem and wraps all the way around Natal, Recife and down to Salvador Bahia (where I am as ...
So one of our last stops in Brazil was Natal. What a wonderful place to round off our trip. We stayed with Marcelo's cousin Huiara and her grandmother in her new apartment close(ish) to the city. We are very grateful for their hospitality as the looked after us very well. One of the things Marcelo said he always wanted to do in Natal was dune buggies, so we got ourselves together and went for it. What a fun experience, and what a great job the driver has skidding around on ...
... lol. So after A LOT of episodes of Big Bang Theory (gotta love the free internet in SA), it was rest time as i prepared to visit what I'd travelled 18hrs on the bus for, the following day.
I'd been warned that Parque Nacional Iguazu (I'm hoping no translation is required) was a huge national park and needed a good amount of time to see it all, so i left bright and early the next day to catch a local bus to the park. The National Park itself was enormous. They provided you ...
... we considered worth seeing in Fortaleza which as a city seems otherwise unappealing. Apparently even here there are some sections of the eight kilometre stretch of rough surf and golden sand which are unsafe for tourists to visit. Not knowing where these were we took a chance and headed to the first barara we saw on getting off the bus. We decided to find a quiet section of sand to sit and relax but on walking ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility