A gastronomical boat trip in Brazil

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Brazil has a lot more to offer on its coastal destinations than just hanging out at the beach getting a tan. I cruise from Pipa to Tibao do Sul along the Atlantic Ocean with Maria-Maria, a gastronomical boat trip.
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My favorite Brazilian dishes

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I’ve been trying out everything the Brazilian kitchen has on its menu and I have to say that it’s a pretty darn good meal every time! All seems extremely healthy with many natural ingredients and it tastes amazing. Here is a list of things you should try!
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Crabs are cool. Meet Bubba

It has been a tough day for me… The sun was shining really brightly so I had to put sunscreen every half an hour, the heat was very high which obligated me to jump of a boat into the ocean to keep a good body temperature, and then there were these dolphins who just kept on spoiling my sea view by jumping through the waves. How annoying! Luckily I met Mr. Crab today who I like to call Bubba and Bubba turned it all into one big positive thing after all!

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Walking through the Rocinha favela in Rio

The streets of Rocinha

The streets of Rocinha

I just finished my surf session at the beach near Rio. I ordered a risotto with shrimps at the “bar da praia” while enjoying the beautiful view. What a difference from my previous sights I’m thinking as I realize I haven’t seen that many beaches before arriving to Rio. Though since I’ve been here I haven’t only seen beaches, which reminds me of my visit to the Rocinha favela. I went their with a local guide and for me it was truly a new world to be able to literately walk through. Let me show you!
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