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Jun 29, 2006 - Barra Grande

Barra Grande es una playa bastante alejada de todo. Solo van algunos brasileños y los que tienen casa alli, sobre todo a hacer kite surf. Fui a encontrarme con el hermano de una tia que tiene casa alli. Muy bonito y muy tranquilo. Lleno de palmeras, el clima espectacular, el agua caliente, y poquisima gente en la playa. Un pueblo tipicamente brasilero. En la noche fuimos a una fiesta del pueblo, con espectaculos de danza y todo. Ya el 1er dia cuando me paseé por el pueblo, todo el mundo me miraba, a ver quien era "el nuevo".

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Mar 19, 2006 - São Luís and Lençóis Marenhenses

Met Alessandro on the flight from Fortaleza, this time he had his luggage so he was a bit happier. He said he doesn't like to rough it, so his holiday was a package booked in Italy. His driver met him at the airport, I changed my ticket so I could spend some time in Lençóis Marenhenses National Park. São Luís is another colonial town, I'm getting the hang if it now... get a few pictures, no need for a tour! Got the bus a long 4.5 hours to Barreinhas which was the town closest to the park. Me and Stefan were the only foreigners on the bus so...

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Mar 26, 2005 - Brasil - Sao Luis

We had been reccommended a hotel in Sao Luis but when we went to look at the rooms they had dead cockroaches in them !!!......decided not to stay there ! Tom and Nick went to have a look at other Pousadas in the area. There were a lot of disgusting places around, and they weren't that cheap ! They were also in the lonely planet which we found surprising. Finally they found a good place called Pousada Portas da Amazonia, and although it was a bit more expensive it was worth the extra. We ended up paying R$85 a night but the room had a/c and...

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