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Jun 5, 2003 - Too Much Exercise is a Bad Thing

Praia Do Forte is billed as an eco-tourism resort, but if the fumes coming out of the bus that took us there were anything to go by, this is a very loosely-applied term. It´s quite a charming little town that can be explored pretty thoroughly in about half an hour. We stayed in a lovely poussada run by a Swiss woman, and really pushed the boat out with our room that had a veranda - luxury indeed. We stayed for a couple of nights and it rained for a good proportion of potential beach-going time. As the town is centred around the beach, this...

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