Category Archives: Amazon

Manaus Optional City Tours

Check out a few of our Manaus city tours… Half day city tour  Your guide will make arrangements for the pick-up time for your half day city tour of Manaus. Departure by bus, visiting the CIGS zoo (Jungle Warfare training … Continue reading

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Just Another Satisfied Brazil Nuts Client – Tupana Lodge

I accompanied a friend in her mid 50’s who had a contract to write two books on the Amazon around Manaus.  I am a 60+  artist who wanted to capture what remained of relatively untouched Amazonia. We chose Tupana Lodge … Continue reading

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Into the Amazon

by Guest Contributor LARRY ROTHER of the New York Times WE were in a canoe tethered to a submerged tree, fishing for piranha in the dark waters of the Rio Negro, about 125 miles northwest of the Brazilian city of Manaus. It was … Continue reading

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Exploration, Excitement and Relaxation: Amazon Lodges

By Brazil Nuts Director ADAM CARTER Or Do the Lodge Option… The other way to “do” the Amazon is by staying in (realtive!) comfort at a jungle lodge. Within 4 hours of Manaus there are a number of excellent lodge … Continue reading

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Rollin’ On the River: Best of the Amazon’s Hotels and Riverboats

By Brazil Nuts Director ADAM CARTER The Gateway of Manaus If you do stay in Manaus, you have two options: Go deluxe and stay at the impressive Tropical Hotel on the banks of the Rio Negro… and within walking distance … Continue reading

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Adam In The Amazon!

By Brazil Nuts Director ADAM CARTER Greetings Brazil Nuts! The next few blog entries will cover recent trips I have taken to Brazil, including the Amazon, Fortaleza, Canoa Quebrada, Recife, Olinda, Fernando de Noronha and Rio de Janeiro. Let’s start … Continue reading

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