Learn the experiences of a French-German household, residing in London, who spent every week at Juma Lodge within the Brazilian Amazon adopted by 4 nights at Zagaia Resort in Bonito, within the south-west of Brazil:
“We had a fab time. Went from São Paulo to Manaus to Juma Lodge. It was completely seamless. No ready or errors or something. Tremendous impressed.
The workers at Juma have been so useful and pleasant and sort. Wonderful excursions and information handed on and good environmental practices.
Bonito is good however a very completely different expertise. The resort was contrasting (you instructed me so, so all good), however tasteless meals, like Disneyland and no eco consciousness in any respect ….
However we did good excursions and the children liked it.
It was a 5* vacation total”
What was your favorite vacation spot within the itinerary?
Who have been your guides? How did they carry out?
completely superb, particularly the information Herman at Juma
Which was your favorite lodging and why?
Juma because it’s a nature lodge and all eco
Which was your favorite restaurant / dish / drink? Did you lose or achieve weight over the course of the vacation!?
tambaqui fish and plenty of fruit.
I misplaced weight as I ate wholesome. Very comfortable!
Did your itinerary contain any climbing? How would you charge it by way of issue?
not tough however we needed to carry children, in order that made it more durable.
What was essentially the most pointless merchandise in your baggage!?
too many garments esp clothes
What have been your favorite pure encounters?
climbing the timber within the Amazon.
Seeing dolphins and sloths and ant eaters
Did you undergo any insect bites?
Additionally, we really feel you will need to assess the impression of tourism on a naturally and culturally delicate area.
Did you could have a lot interplay with locals? The place and the way did this happen?
not too many. Couple of outlets and one village go to
Did you are feeling your cash was going to native companies and other people?
Had been you given any data concerning sustainability throughout the course of your journey (e.g. talks on environmental points from guides)?
from each guides, sure
Did you discover any areas the place environmental practices could possibly be improved?
Bonito was horrible by way of “eco”. The resort was a plastic fest particularly with being known as an eco lodge. Meals was wasted. Solely plastic bottles, not even a water fountain out there.
All of the excursions are very effectively managed however all inevitably have plastic bottles and straws and so forth of their eating places. Very unhappy.
Juma could possibly be plastic free – no want for plastic shampoo bottles and plastic water bottles