"The ocean makes me feel really small and it makes me put my whole life into perspective… it humbles you and makes you feel almost like you’ve been baptized. I feel born again when I get out of the ocean.
Lençois Maranhenses National Park located in Maranhão state of northeastern Brazil. Composed of large, white, sweeping dunes. Fresh water collects in the valleys between sand dunes, spotting the desert with blue and green lagoons.
The sea is a big part of the book. The sea is where mostly everything takes place and the old man spends most of his time. Fishing is the old mans passion and being on the sea is something that he is used to and enjoys.