DO YOU PREFER DRINKS BY THE SEA WITH FRIENDS OR QUIET MOMENTS WALKING IN THE SAND AND WETTING FEET AT THE SEA? PRAINHA IS A PERFECT DESTINATION FOR BOTH OCCASIONS, IF YOU WANT IT.
TEXT: RENATO FERREIRA PHOTOS: ANA PAULA HIRAMA AND SHUTTERSTOCK
Fine sand, sunshine, warmth and an immensity of clear water for you to enjoy life the way you deserve. This reality may seem a bit distant, but it is right there, next to Fortaleza. Prainha, in Aquiraz, is one of the most visited and sought after destinations for those seeking tranquility and peace of mind amid the rush and stresses of everyday life. Want to know a little more? VEM TAMBÉM to take a few days off and enjoy this paradise. Fate brings multiple pleasures that please the eyes, make your mouth fill with water and renew the heart. Everything designed for you and the lifestyle you lead. Approximately 30 kilometers from the capital of Ceará, with very fast access, the environment is ideal for that moment of connection with nature under a coconut tree, with your feet in the sand and good drinks by the sea in its many tents arranged between. your coast. There are also those who prefer to live moments with you and those you love; Prainha also presents you with quieter and more perfect stretches for a walk hand in hand, dipping your feet in the sand and enjoying the typical Ceará sun. The only recommendations are to use sunscreen and do not forget to constantly hydrate, respecting the feeding and rest times. By the way, the city that welcomes this paradise is full of inns, hostels and hotels, thus covering different audiences with its diversity of things to enjoy. You will feel at home with the quality service and comfort of these places, including wonderful and typical flavors of the region. This is the case of the Hotel Laguna Blu, which is located at the gateway to or from the Rota das Falésias, facing the Maceió Lagoon formed at the meeting of Rio Catu with the Sea. There you need not worry: the establishment offers buffet breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. The whole area is covered by wifi and equipped to receive the whole family.
BEYOND SUN AND SEA
Those who go to Prainha do not forget the effervescent culture of design and crafts that make the region very beautiful and delicate. This is because in the vicinity is the Lacemaker’s Center, experts in the art of Bilro and Labyrinth, precious and centuries-old techniques from Europe and so well adapted to the local scene. The moment of contemplation can also become the occasion to get to know the manual work closely, talk with the artisans and also buy clothes and decoration that make your home even more cozy and with that climate of northeastern paradise. Another point worth knowing is the Sacro São José de Ribamar Museum, re-signified in a building that functioned as a prison in the eighteenth century. This is the first sacred equipment installed in Ceará territory by the state Department of Culture, with works to fill the eyes. Have you noted the top tips? Now it’s time to pack up and come to Prainha too!
Images of São José de Ribamar Mother Church View from Hotel Laguna Blu, Prainha Praia do Presídio.