Ilha Grande is an island off the coast of the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro and is a popular place to enjoy both lush Atlantic rainforests as well as tropical beaches.
From the Ilha Grande Travel Guide
The people who own this place don't speak English but are really lovely. The breakfast is great. This accommodation is approx 10 minutes from the beach. When you arrive head to Rue de Assembly and stick to the left and keep following it to the end and you will get to a very tropical, leafy oasis. ... more
We just left Hostel Casa Verde yesterday and had to write a review to recommend this place - our landlady was an absolute lady, very kind, warm and welcoming! We even got big hugs when we left. Unfortunately we dont speak Portugese or Spanish so it was disappointing that we couldnt get to know her better. ... more
After a mad favella tour we went back to our hotel to meet up with our new tour group. We were starting our tour from Rio to La Paz on the 26th. Our first stop was Ilha Grande. Ilha Grande is located along the Atlantic coast heading south of Rio. I didnt know anything about this island before this trip ...
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