Monthly Archives: August, 2013

Best restaurant in Jericoacoara: Tamarindo

There are many great restaurants in Jeri but I must say Restaurant Tamarindo is the best.  Located right next to the main square and situated under the shadow of a giant tamarind tree you are in for a magical evening.  The outdoor garden area is lovely and since the floor is made of sand I guarantee you will […]

Where to stay in Jericoacoara: Vila Kalango

Since Jericoacoara (known as Jeri) has become a touristic and popular ‘kite’ village there are lots of hotel options to choose from, but after visiting all of them, I have to say Vila Kalango, is the best!! Not only is the atmosphere and service fantastic but the location is perfectly central and makes anything you want […]

Overview of Jericoacoara

Jericoacoara is one of the most amazing places I have visited in Brazil; the streets are paved with sand (Morro de Sao Paulo style), beaches stretch as far as the eye can see and are lined with delicious restaurants and cute beachy boutiques. Historical fact: Until about 20 years ago, Jericoacoara was still a secluded and […]

Zip lining in Tatajuba (video)

I am a sucker for zip lines; if I am traveling and find out that there is a zip-line near where ever I am staying, I will find a way to include it in our trip.  So… when we arrived in Tatajuba and I spotted something that looked like it could be a zip line […]

Rustic paradise of Tatajuba

Tatajuba, is a small fishing village situated 25 km from Jericoacoara, in the municipality of Camocim.  This heavenly place is just beyond the beautiful dunes set in front of the crystal clear waters of the big lagoon called Lagoa di Torta is a place you MUST visit! It is a complete package of everything you would ever want on […]

I’m bringing pigtails back

          I am fully aware that sporting pigtails isn’t normally appropriate for someone who’s almost 30;  to be fair Halloween is usually the ‘ok’ exception;)  If you happen to have long hair with layers and are in a very windy place (in my case the Northeast of Brazil) you know that […]

Ski down the sand dunes on your bunda!! (video)

A friend of mine told me about Ski Bunda before I left for my trip; so I made sure that I would be able to include it on one of our sand dune tours.  There are certain dunes that allow ‘Ski Bunda‘; and you will know right away when you see a crowd of people standing […]

Parnaíba Delta tour + Dunes (awesome pics!)

Amongst the many beautiful regions in the area, the Parnaíba Delta in Brazil’s northeastern state of Piauí ranks as one of the most spectacular. The Delta itself is unique in that it is the only one of its kind in the Americas, made up of 82 islands and 700 km of navegatable water systems.  The […]

Dune buggy tour and Barra do Remedios adventure

If you haven’t taken a ride in a beach buggy, add it to your list of things to do!! It’s an absolute blast! To visit the breathtakingly beautiful beaches and dunes of Camocim, you must go by buggy!  Once you exit the small town, you will be cruising along areas of completely undisturbed beautiful beaches, flying […]

Where to stay in Camocim Brazil

If you are interested in exploring the famous sand dunes in Brazil or going on a delta tour staying in Camocim will make all the activities and adventures you want to do very easy.  Hotel Charme San Jose is a beautiful unexpected surprise, tucked away in this small rustic fishing village (read there isn’t much to […]