The Missing Brazil – Ceara

A post on Brazil from The Side Wedge- His awesome blog focuses on surfing, travel stuff, photos, and music (“Noise to Note” posts). Check him out πŸ™‚

The Side Wedge

As some who follow my blog shall know; I have just returned from a short trip out to the northeast of Brazil. I spent the week in the major city of Fortaleza and traveled back to Canoa Quebrada which is on the southern end of the state.

When I visit, I am surprised at the lack of tourists from the United States. There are lots of tourists in Ceara but mainly they are from Europe and the south of Brazil. So I am often the odd ball when I visit a restaurant or the mall in Ceara and people probably assume that I am from Europe when they first see me. But when they find out I am from the United States it seems that I go from average to celebrity.

North or South?

Ceara has many faces. The big sprawling cities such as Fortaleza, farms nestled amongst arid landscapes…

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11 thoughts on “The Missing Brazil – Ceara

  1. A big surprise when I woke up from my amazing night at work. As in amazingly crappy! Ha ha!

    First time anyone has re-blogged one of my posts!

    Thanks so much and you left out that I have pictures of me in tube socks! A real draw!

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