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Santa Catarina: Lagoa de Ibiriquera and Praia do Rosa, Day 5

Santa Catarina: Lagoa de Ibiriquera and Praia do Rosa, Day 5

Well they told me that at Ponta da Piteira Boutique Hotel you go to bed looking out at the moon and wake up with the sun, but who could ever believe it would be as magical as this, and best  still you get this view from everywhere in the pousada- from the pool, from the […]

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12 de February de 2015 | By | Reply More
Santa Catarina: Florianópolis to Lagoa de Ibiraquera, Day 4

Santa Catarina: Florianópolis to Lagoa de Ibiraquera, Day 4

It’s Sunday and a lazy day with my friends in Rio Tavares, Florianópolis and it turns out I have a bit more time than expected as I’ve been offered a lift to my next stop Ponta da Piteira Boutique Hotel in Lagoa de Ibiraquera, near the better known Praia do Rosa 70kms to the south. I […]

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11 de February de 2015 | By | Reply More
Florianópolis, Santa Catarina: Day 3

Florianópolis, Santa Catarina: Day 3

It’s Saturday today in Florianópolis (or to give my location its exact name the Ilha de Santa Catarina) so I’m giving pousadas a break and exploring the east of the island and a few of those wonderful 42 beaches they talk about. Fortunately the weather is collaborating this time. It’s not the blistering heat that […]

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10 de February de 2015 | By | Reply More
Florianópolis, Santa Catarina: Day 2

Florianópolis, Santa Catarina: Day 2

I wake up from a wonderful night’s sleep at Janela de Marcia Bed and Breakfast to an absolute downpour of rain. Drat! Not what I like when I’m visiting new pousadas. Fortunately it doesn’t last and by the time I venture over to breakfast round the long communal table the sun is well out. I […]

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9 de February de 2015 | By | Reply More
Florianópolis, Santa Catarina: Day 1

Florianópolis, Santa Catarina: Day 1

February is not a month I usually travel in Brazil. For starters it’s high season when all prices rise considerably. Then there’s the weather which can be rainy or muggy practically everywhere in Brazil. And lastly the fact that availability in the best pousadas is usually scarce. However this year I have an invitation to […]

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6 de February de 2015 | By | Reply More