|The Boi Bumba Bull from folklore.|
Sadly, we've arrived in January, not June. However, the town provides a show to passing cruise ships to give a taste of what the festival, and it is absolutely fantastic. I know this because Peter and I have attended it before, unfortunately we didn't get to see it this time.
|The main street in Parantins. Curious how the trees are painted white.|
|The main forms of transport in Parintins are bicycles, motorbikes and pedicabs.|
|Blue Grey Tanager in Parantins|
|Smooth Billed Ani (How good am I? Learning the names of all these birds)|
|The Marco Polo anchored in the Amazon|
Tomorrow is Alter De Chao and a chance for a swim. Yippeeeee.