Brazuca's Hostel

Address: Rua Santa Clara, 129 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 22041-010, Brazil | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Copacabana area of Rio de Janeiro, is near Ipanema Beach, Copacabana Beach, Tijuca National Park, and Santa Teresa.
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    Goodbye Brazil

    A travel blog entry by tnanoble on Jun 08, 2015

    8 photos

    ... bag, so they stopped us and wanted to know what it was and search our bag zip by zip. The lady was going far too slow for my patience so I started unzipping the zips and I pulled the pears out straight away to show them. They let us through and we started sprinting again to the terminal, until we got stopped at the stamp out customs (which we totally forgot about). We looked like a hot mess by this stage. So we tried to keep our cool going up to the desk for ...

    Rugby in Rio

    A travel blog entry by benjandkori on May 15, 2015

    22 photos

    ... the junction and watched the comings and goings. Much of the traffic consisted of motorbike taxis. These are the standard taxis in the favelas. Customers are driven up the hills riding pillion. Relative to a four-wheeled taxi, this is very cheap. The drivers can be distinguished by their day glow tops. The other taxis that typically ply their trade on the hills of the favelas are the white share taxis, vintage VW vans (with the same chassis as ...

    CARNAVAL / Gringos in the ghetto - Part um

    A travel blog entry by maxandross on Feb 13, 2015

    9 photos

    ... and around 5000 dancers, parading either on foot or on one of the many incredible floats. All the costumes are over-the-top, be-sequined and utterly fabulous. At one point a few guys parachuted into the stadium. Mind blown. The whole spectacle was absolutely amazing. If anything is going to kill your samba buzz though, it's rounding the corner on your way home through the favela to see a cop with his pistol drawn. Just as we were getting comfortable in our wee ghetto ...

    Birds Eye View (Day 36)

    A travel blog entry by bdfro on Nov 15, 2014

    5 photos

    ... 4 minutes. We met our head pilot, "Mosquito," as soon as we stepped out of the car. He was a short, bald man in his late fifties. He gave us a warm welcome and ensured us that "today we are going to make dreams come true." He may have had a flair for the dramatic. After signing our lives away and paying the mandatory park fee, Julia and I got back in the car along with Mosquito while Marty and Darren waited at a beach bar for the other pilot. The plan was that the girls would fly ...

    Amery’s travels from Rio de Janeiro (2)

    A travel blog entry by amery on Sep 01, 2014

    33 photos

    Amery's travels from Rio de Janeiro

    1st September, 2014

    Episode 2 of 3

    What about the flashy cars we expected in Rio? No, we saw very few high quality cars in Rio- even a Mercedes is quite rare to find. It may of course be that those who ...