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Pousadas in picturesque Trancoso, Bahia, Brazil

Pousadas in picturesque Trancoso, Bahia, Brazil

  Trancoso is located South of Porto Seguro, Bahia and is a fishing town that boasts the delightful beaches of Nativos, Trancoso and Coqueiros. It manages to combine the best of the old and the new, the chic and the laid back, which is why it is a very popular destination for Brazilians to escape […]

2 de December de 2014 | By | Reply More
Pousadas in Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil

Pousadas in Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil

  Chapada Diamantina is located in Bahia, the North East of Brazil and is one of the country’s treasured national parks. The Vale do Capão (Capao valley) sits right in the heart of the Chapada Diamantina national park and Lençois is the main town in the Chapada Diamantina.This is a thriving eco tourism destination, ideal for people […]

25 de November de 2014 | By | Reply More
Pousadas on Peninsula de Maraú, Bahia

Pousadas on Peninsula de Maraú, Bahia

  Peninsula de Maraú is located southwest of Salvador and is one of Bahia’s beautiful and up coming eco tourism destinations. Despite Barra Grande (the main village on the Maraú Peninsula ) getting very busy over carnival and major holidays, Taipu de Fora and Cassange are still remarkably unspoilt. READ MORE … Read more about these […]

18 de November de 2014 | By | Reply More
Pousadas on the beach resort of Buzios, Rio de Janeiro

Pousadas on the beach resort of Buzios, Rio de Janeiro

    Búzios is a peninsula boasting 23 beaches located only a few hours drive northeast of Rio de Janeiro. It is now one of Rio de Janeiro’s most thriving all year round beach resort. READ MORE …   Read more about these pousadas: Pousada Fazendinha Búzios Pousada Vila do Mar Casa da Luz Búzios Guest House […]

13 de November de 2014 | By | Reply More
10 beach destinations and Pousadas for perfect solitude in low-season

10 beach destinations and Pousadas for perfect solitude in low-season

1. Vila Pedra Mar, Praia Vermelha, Ilha Grande, Rio de Janeiro  ” exclusive luxury ocean-front boutique hotel on Praia Vermelha with spectacular views” SEE  MORE INFO 2. Loin de Tout Guest House, Corumbau, Bahia   “quiet elegant beachside pousada in the small fishing village of Corumbau” SEE MORE INFO 3. Pousada Lagoa do Cassange, Península de […]

11 de November de 2014 | By | Reply More
Pousadas along the palm-fringed island of Ilha de Boipeba, Bahia, Brazil

Pousadas along the palm-fringed island of Ilha de Boipeba, Bahia, Brazil

  Ilha de Boipeba is Bahia, Brazil’s gem of an island located amongst the mangroves to the south of Salvador, and southeast of Morro de Sao Paulo. Velha Boipeba is the main village and further along the island is Moreré, which boasts beautiful palm fringed unspoilt beaches and natural swimming pools. READ MORE … Read […]

6 de November de 2014 | By | Reply More
Beach Pousadas on the Costa dos Corais, Alagoas, Brazil

Beach Pousadas on the Costa dos Corais, Alagoas, Brazil

    The state of Alagoas boasts one of the most beautiful stretches of beach in Brazil – the Costa dos Corais or Coral Coast, running between Maragogi in the north and Barra do Camaragibe. READ MORE …   Read more about these Pousadas: Praiagogi Boutique Pousada Vila do Patacho Pousada Xuê Pousada Patacho Pousada Villages Pousada Côté Sud […]

3 de November de 2014 | By | Reply More
Piauí: Day 1 Rio de Janeiro to Petrolina

Piauí: Day 1 Rio de Janeiro to Petrolina

  At Santos Dumont airport in Rio de Janeiro they are already announcing imminent boarding of my flight to Brasilia as I arrive at the airport over an hour before take off time. But as I suspected there would be when I woke up and saw that the fog was covering the Sugar Loaf mountains, […]

13 de October de 2014 | By | Reply More
Piauí: Day 2 Petrolina to São Raimundo Nonato

Piauí: Day 2 Petrolina to São Raimundo Nonato

Today I wake up to sunshine but definitely not in paradise. Can’t work out why the Orla Boutique Guesthouse a) sells itself as a boutique hotel but also b) why there is no soap in the bathroom ,  c) why my bed faces away from the river view and d) why breakfast costs extra. Indeed […]

15 de October de 2014 | By | Reply More
Piauí: Day 3 São Raimundo Nonato, Parque Serra da Capivara & Teresina

Piauí: Day 3 São Raimundo Nonato, Parque Serra da Capivara & Teresina

I awake in Pousada Zabele in São Raimundo Nonato to the sound of a million birds chirping and a beautiful yellow sunrise. So I hop out of bed to take a photo of same only to find that my room overlooks, one again, wasteland and faded billboards. I think I got spoilt with all these […]

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