|1 Pair of Jeans||$73.96|
|Utilities (Electricity, Heating, ...) for medium apartment||$45.95|
|One-way ticket (local transport)||$1.12|
|Monthly Pass (local transport)||$67.24|
|Pack of cigarettes||$1.34|
|Combo meal at McDonalds||$8.97|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) in city centre||$627.58|
The North Eastern coast of Brazil is a popular visitor destination and the region grew up around the sugar plantations. There are lots of cities and lovely resorts here and the region is a great place to spend a few days. The city of Maceio is one of the best places to go and is surprisingly easy to get to. There are also cheap flights to Maceio so there really is no excuse not to visit this beautiful part of Brazil.
Maceio is very popular with international as well as local tourists and is renowned for the beautiful palm tree lined beaches. There are lots of places to enjoy the sandy shoreline and visitors can choose from a wide range of beaches from secluded small ones to larger busier places. Some of the best in the area include Barra de Santo Antônio, Carro Quebrado Beach, Pontal da Barra, Sobral, and Gunga. Surfing and body boarding is really popular here and attracts visitors from all over the world. This is an area with no reefs and no sharks and the best surfing beach of all is Frances Beach.
Another popular attraction in this area are the natural pools at Pajuçara. These are reached by small boat just offshore and are excellent for snorkelling. The craft shops are well worth a visit here and good souvenirs include lace and art. Flighthub has the best deal to Maceio and is well worth checking out for bargains.
There are lots of good restaurants in Maceio and Brazilian cuisine is on the menus. Seafood is also very popular and fresh. Along the beaches visitors will see huts selling tapioca which is a specialty made from tapioca flour and filled with cheese or ham and perfect for a snack. There is a lot to see and do in this area and the cheap flights to Maceio are perfect for surfers and other people who enjoy spending time at the beach.