Royal Decameron Boa Vista
Travel Blogs from Boa Vista
... top of the Belem tower, a smaller version of the Belem tower in Lisbon. We walked to the outdoor market, the usual collection of clothes and local handicrafts and then wandered along some of the side streets, passing the President's palace, an indoor fruit and vegetable market and the main church and then arrived at the Hotel Porto Grande, where we stopped for two coffees and two beers for the sum of 6 Euros. It was a comfortable hotel with a good outside view of ...
... contrast of green fertile irrigated valleys and sand dunes of genuine Sahara white sand. The sea is an amazing colour blue and some areas of beach are well known to surfers.Our guide Carlos was excellent and made it clear to us that the island was a struggling economy that barely keeps its inhabitants fed from its crops that frequently fail from the dry weather and lack of rainfall,l in fact this year they did not have their usual rainfall ...
- Stopped in Cape Verde Islands, traveled southwest and reached the coast of Brazil towards Cape St. Augustine
- The rest of the voyage was disrupted but claimed to continue South
So at sea for 6 whole days, what do you do?
Well I'll tell you... eat, sleep, go to the theatre, sunbathe, go to parties. 6 days goes very quickly. MSC organised a world champions quiz and everyone divided into teams, our team was UGANDA! We did not win, but we were known by all for our cheering. On ...
... are friendly, the time ashore was limited due to us just being here for refueling, but did manage to fit in a coffee, a beer and get hold of a few basic provisions for the rest of the crew. Would have liked to have spent more time as the beers are cheap and their is supposed to be decent surf on the east coast, people free surf and endless beaches fringed by palm trees. Of course the port we are in is slightly less picturesque, but it is ...
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