All roads lead to... the beach (cycling Bahia!)

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May 18th 2014
Published: August 10th 2014
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My dad and I left Salvador with a pinch of sadness. It had been the perfect introduction to Brazil for us with the beach culture around the colorful historical center (Portuguese heritage), lively music on cobblestone, Afro-Brazilian rhythm mixed with capoiera, modern buildings laid out next to intriguing favelas, and a great combination of local smiles and happy tourists. The city had treated us ... Read Full Entry

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sunset on Ilha da Tinharesunset on Ilha da Tinhare
sunset on Ilha da Tinhare

We'll cross to Boipeba Island tomorrow
on the ferryon the ferry
on the ferry

Tchau Salvador!
freshly arrived at Ihla Itaparicafreshly arrived at Ihla Itaparica
freshly arrived at Ihla Itaparica

What a change of scenery! It's all green here!
passing by a few farmspassing by a few farms
passing by a few farms

this is what Itaparica looks like
colorful street scene on Ilha Itaparicacolorful street scene on Ilha Itaparica
colorful street scene on Ilha Itaparica

Vera Cruz village ( I think)
Cycling Bahia!Cycling Bahia!
Cycling Bahia!

May 2014 Father and son
Cycling Ilha ItaparicaCycling Ilha Itaparica
Cycling Ilha Itaparica

the weather's changed. Rain is coming!

10th August 2014

want to do a bike trip as well
Your journey and your blog is making me want to do the same kind of bike trip a bit more every time I read your new blogs ;) Nice beaches and wild camping are the best!

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