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Though My Eyes

Our final pousada, Pousada Do Amparo, held its own in the charm department.  I quite enjoyed these accommodations.  I tried to convince the cooks to come home with me.  The bolo de rolo was amazing!   The view from the room was fun and if you stepped out onto the balcony, it only got better. […]

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To Reuse and Recycle

The Casa da Cultura was three levels and 4 wings full of cute little shops.  Fabrics, apparel, jewelry, hammocks, clothing…you name it – it was there being sold.  The brightly decorated corridors were adorned with lanterns and streamers from every balcony.  The surprising part…this used to be a prison.  It has been emptied, cleaned and […]

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Chau!…or is it Chow!

I’m not going to lie.  Food was a definite highlight of the trip!  I was beside myself with drinks alone.  That little beauty will is sipping on has maracuuja, guava, grapes, tangerines, pineapple, mango and about 7 other fruits chopped up and added.  I do believe this is an area where the US could learn […]

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Sand in My Toes…

  What Will does on the beach… What I do on the beach…

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Sailing, Sailing, Over the Ocean…

We discovered some of the hidden gems of Brasil the day Will and I spent on  Cavalo Marinho. Too bad Will is behind the camera.  I swear he was there with me!  The day started on the Pier de Guadalupe.  Huge, blue, red and yellow crabs were all snapping their welcome along the bottom of […]

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