Chez Michel

Rua FRANCISCO SA 96 Casa 03, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 22080-010, Brazil | Hotel

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Rio - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

A travel blog entry by beaky


... of space in our bags meant it was just window shopping for us.

In the afternoon we went on a free food tour of Rio. This was one of those tours for tips which we both recommend to look out for wherever you are on holiday. As the tours are free the guides really have to work hard to give a good tour to encourage people to pay tips at the end. The first two hours were spent walking around Rio with information on the places we passed, the last hour was when ...

Brazil pre World Cup

A travel blog entry by eric.burns


... to find a police car at either end. Tickets safely in hand we returned to stroll around Copacabana in the afternoon. The beach area was reasonably quiet due to a very large shore breaking swell that had the beaches closed for that day
We felt quite safe in Rio but one can notice the extra police presence especially in the Copacabana area. Now looking forward to coming back for the World Cup.
We have a midday flight to Santiago Chile tomorrow.


Christ the Redeemer

A travel blog entry by lpringle


... was great so after lunch we headed over to go up Christ the Redeemer. This turned out to be a much longer process than we expected with 3 different long queues for tickets, 2 minibuses changes on the way up the mountain and a final climb of the stairs to the top. The view from the top was amazing, giving a complete panoramic over Rio, and Christ is unbelievably big! We got all the classic tourist snaps of Christ poses in front of ...

Brazil part 1: Rio de Janeiro

A travel blog entry by rubyandwolsey

... Is she here now? Would be nice to meet her" I said. "No, we have a very open relationship. She knows that I like to party and be with other men and women, so she lets me do my own thing. Have you ever been with a man?" "Nah, can't say I have" I replied, admittedly already a tad nervous of where this conversation was leading. "Would you like to?" It was at this point that I became aware that Ricardo had expertly managed to separate me from Ruby and the rest ...


A travel blog entry by marty_rach


... first and don’t even bother asking questions. No ******* around. I felt a little better, but not much.

When times are tough and you can’t sell drugs legitimately through a pharmacy in the Favelas, what better way to make a living than sell, of all things, Havaianas.



This hotel, located in the Tijuca area of Rio de Janeiro, is near Estadio Mario Filho (Maracana), Quinta da Boa Vista, Ilha Grande, and Tropical Islands.
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