From the moment we arrived at the Pousada Patacho, we realized that – besides being an excellent accommodation option – it is very similar to what we imagine, when we think about building a pousada – a place to celebrate the good things of life: to eat and [...]
Rota Ecológica: A different kind of tourism
After surviving our adventurous arrival on the coast, we were anxious to enjoy the beach in Barra de Santo Antônio. Unfortunately our bad luck (remember the black cats?) continued: It rained a lot on our first day on the beach! Luckily, there were 3 nice Germans in our pousada [...]
Alagoas: sea, sugar, trash… and finally paradise!
Our arrival on the coast was much less glamorous than we had expected. After Penedo we took a bus to Maceió to digest, write and publish our incredible experience in the Chapada Diamantina. Besides the beautiful color of the Sea nothing special happened. We dove back into urban life and lived [...]
Do black cats bring bad luck?
After a long stay in the Chapada Diamantina it was time to move on. After all, we still have the whole coast of the Brazilian Northeast ahead of us. Our first stop was Penedo in Alagoas. Penedo is a colonial town founded in the beginning of the 16th century. Its streets [...]
Where the River meets the Sea