Posted in December 2012

carnatal like carnaval

carnatal like carnaval

December 8, 2012 Hello again good people. Hope all is well in the northern hemisphere. Down here we are in the midst of Carnatal — Natal’s out-of-season version of Carnaval, or the Brazilian Mardi Gras as most Americans know it. Carnatal is the biggest out-of-season Carnaval in Brazil. Beaches are crowded and the hostel is … Continue reading

praia da pipa

praia da pipa

Today, I am pleased to introduce you to Pipa: Home to two of the most beautiful beaches I have ever seen, Pipa is a small town about an hour and a half south of Natal. It originated as a little fishing and surfing village, but has evolved significantly over the years as the tourist industry … Continue reading

tabatinga: the best hidden beach in natal

tabatinga: the best hidden beach in natal

December 1, 2012 Hello friends. Or shall I say Oi!, the Brazilian version of Hey! The boy next door is teaching us Portuguese, so expect a smattering of obnoxious language tricks in the future. Webster like the dictionary, as he calls himself, instructs us one hour a day in exchange for helping him with English … Continue reading