Pousada Favela Cantagalo

Rua Saint Roman 200, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 22071060, Brazil | Hotel
Prices starting from $72.00

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A travel blog entry by kate_matt


... and Australia player!) Kate spotted him and we asked him for a cheeky photo, he was so nice and willing to chat to us for a while afterwards. We went back to the hostel, cooked some lunch and then went to the bars nearby to watch the next couple of matches into the evening with some Sangria! On Monday we went down to Copacabana beach and watched the Germany v Portugal match outside the fan fest at one of the food stalls. After this we went over to Sugar Loaf ...

Vendor vs vendor !

A travel blog entry by kate.anthonisz


... people. Upon delivering us to our destinations she kissed us on the cheek and waved us away. Truly an amazing person to meet. Then we returned to the beach and went to the markets, purchasing shirts, necklaces and rings. The markets are a very touristy experience with most haggling done in English. However, we saw some interesting bongs and accessories which gave us the giggles. We hit the beach, after buying ...

A Journey's End via Brazil (Tubbz)

A travel blog entry by hatandtubbz


... represented in the UK, 'Chinese Restaurants' shouldn't really exist, it's a misnomer, as the food within China itself varies so much, between every region (the best food we ate in the whole trip was in the Sichuan province, just ask us about THOSE stirfried green beans!).

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Lonnng walk

A travel blog entry by martypritchard


... or even just part of the infrastructure, but interesting none the less. By the time I got home I was absolutely exhausted! A long day in terrific heat, took its toll, but saw a lot of the city, some parts more intentional than others (there were a few more wrong turns mixed in there) & definitely worth it! My one conclusion that came out of this is that an organised tour would have been more focused & easier, & probably would have fitted more in as a result. Lesson ...

Carnival, baby!

A travel blog entry by dan_and_casey


... mixture that is usually lightly seasoned) and drink (Caipirinha - a delicious concoction consisting of sugar, lots of crushed lime, sugar, Cachaca (a sugarcane -based white rum), and sugar. Also, sugar). They are strong and very easy to drink! On the walking tour we met Jake - the first Australian and second English-speaking person that we met - and expect to meet up with him at various points around South America.

We became well practiced in the art ...

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This hotel, located on Rua Saint Roman 200, Rio de Janeiro, is near Avenida Atlantica, Itacoatiara beach, Quinta da Boa Vista, and Ilha Grande.
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