Alpha Hostel

Praia de Botafogo 462 - Casa 3, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 22250-040, Brazil | Hostel
Prices starting from $23.00

Travel Blogs from Rio de Janeiro

Rio Ciudad Maravillosa

A travel blog entry by evs1210


Evening one and all

Well I'm finally back in Blighty and although the cold is a bit of a shock to the system at least it was sunny on arrival and not raining!

My final week in Rio and therefore Latin America will go down as one of the highlights of the trip and somwehere I really didn't want to leave. For me Rio has absolutely …

Cariocas vs. Paulsitas (Part 1 – by MAPG)

A travel blog entry by kctmapg


After our adventure in the Atlantic we said good-bye to Bahia and its great beaches, and set off to Rio de Janeiro (14 hours bus ride!).

Our search for a place to stay took us initially to Ipanema. Together with neighboring Copacabana it is mostly known for its powder sand beaches. We discovered a beautiful quarter, which resembled much of …

Capoeira is cool!

A travel blog entry by livtajim


After a restless night´s sleep due to the heat, we woke up to a pretty good breakfast, and we got ready for our day touring around Salvador. Salvador is in the north-east of Brazil and is known for its African-Brazilian culture. About 80% of the population has some African heritage! Salvador was the first colonial capital of Brazil, situated on the …

Laundry, found!

A travel blog entry by livtajim

Today were flying to Salvador but had a couple of chores still to do in Rio: 1) find Taj´s laundry, and 2) collect our air tickets from the mammoth booking process yesterday. After breakfast we split the tasks up. Taj hassled the hostel staff to call the laundry to find his clothes, while Olivia went down to Copacabana to see the travel agent. …

Off to Brazil

A travel blog entry by tototheturtle

we are in rio now. it's raining and sugarloaf mountain wasn't very great.... it was all fogged in... we are staying at alpha hostel in Botafago...


This hostel, located in the Botafogo area of Rio de Janeiro, is near Rio Sul Shopping Center, Botafogo Bay, Sao Conrado Beach, and Boticario Square.
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