1. Alcino Estalagem, Lençóis, Chapada Diamantina, Bahia “beautiful colonial-style inn in Lençois with great atmosphere + best breakfast in Brazil” Read more … 2. Pousada Santa Clara, Boipeba, Bahia “the guesthouse where Hidden Pousadas Brazil began: total paradise!” Read more … 3. Pousada Estrela do Mar, Salvador, Bahia “simple, charming and convenient […]
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 Patacho Pousada Côté Sud Pousada da Amendoeira Pousada […]
It’s raining hailstones in São Paulo and it’s decidedly cool in Rio so I’m quite happy to be off back on my 4th visit to the Rota Ecologica or ecological coast of Alagoas. I’m not sure how I first discovered this place in 2008- 20 kms of gorgeous white sand running south from Porto de Pedras- […]
O mais novo bangalô da Pousada da Amendoeira- “Palmeira do Viajante” Pousada da Amendoeira, São Miguel dos Milagres (Praia do Toque), Alagoas opened its newest bungalow, “Palmeira do Viajante” ( the Traveller’s palm tree) in March 2014. Conheça o mais novo bangalô da Pousada da Amendoeira – “Palmeira do Viajante”, inaugurado em Março de 2014! Surrounded by coconut palms and greenery the “Palmeira do Viajante” bungalow offers breadth […]
São Miguel dos Milagres, Alagoas (beaches/praias south of Maragogi plus Patacho, Porto da Rua, Toque and Riacho). What we think? This is an ecological paradise where local residents and pousadas care both about the environment and the local communities. We love it and long may it never be discovered by the mass market package tourist!
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Alagoas is one of the hidden gems of the North East of Brazil boasting simplicity and natural beauty. The Alagoas coastline is called the Costa dos Corais, named after the enormous coral reef just offshore. The term “Rota Ecológica” or ‘ecological route’ describes the 20km stretch from Barra de Camarugibe in the south to Porto de Pedras. This is home to the beautiful Patacho beach and pousada Vila do Patacho. Read Veronica and Guilherme’s 10 reasons to visit!
Maragogi is in the state of Alagoas, the capital of which is Maceió, but it is actually equidistant from the airports of Maceió and Recife and it is often easier and cheaper to get flights to the latter. Find out how to get to the beautiful beaches of Maragogi here.
Alagoas in the North East of Brazil, is the gateway to The Costa dos Corais coast, now more commonly known as the ‘Alagoas Ecological Route’. This palm-frindged area of never-ending beach is an amazing place of beauty to escape to for relaxation. Here are our handpicked highly recommended, uniquely beautiful pousadas to stay at: 1) Praiagogi Boutique […]
1. São Miguel dos Milagres is a paradise still untouched by mass tourism. The region offers visitors a positively serene experience of unspoilt beaches and tranquil pousadas. 2. The always warm and emerald green waters of Praia do Toque invite you to take long and relaxing baths. If you are lucky enough to be here […]
Alagoas is perhaps one of Brazil’s least known states with some of the longest untouched beaches in the north east of Brazil and second most important coral reefs in the word. Sitting between Pernambuco and Sergipe, the area is complete with deserted beaches and unspoilt landscapes, which are actively preserved, and this has made it a desirable destination for eco-travel. Alagoas’ amazing coastline […]