Colina da Faja

Sito de S. Joao, Estreito da Calheta, Madeira, Madeira Islands, Portugal | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Sito de S. Joao, Estreito da Calheta, is near Fort of Duque de Caxias, Rio Dulce, and El Mirador.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Colina da Faja Estreito da Calheta

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

Travel Blogs from Estreito da Calheta

Day 7: Rio de Janeiro

A travel blog entry by jsedwin on Jul 18, 2014

1 comment, 11 photos

... all the necessary documentation together to make it happen. They took the documents and stacks of paper to the police and the police said they had everything necessary, but they could not take Daniel with them. There is another Brazilian law that does not allow anyone under 18-years-old out of the country without a parent. Since Daniel and his wife were not the legal parents, the police said there was nothing they could do. Then, Daniel looked at his wife and said, ...

Week 14: Rio de Janeiro & Ilha Grande, Brazil

A travel blog entry by mitchandsally on Jul 07, 2014

1 comment, 42 photos

... Ipanema, where waiters bring around delicious meat to your table, whilst also having access to a great buffet. We were all stuffed by the end of it and made sure we walked back! One morning we all headed to the Christ the Redeemer statue, perched on a hill over 700m high, looking over Rio. To get there you take a train that winds up through the forest, and then some stairs, however once we arrived we were greeted with not only crowds of people but a very thick ...

The Passion of the Christo....and the English

A travel blog entry by golds26 on Jun 14, 2014

15 photos

... sounds. So much so that it seemed as if the entire country of Bosnia was in attendance. Some Bosnians and Croatians took a photo together and we decided this was another example of sports bringing people together. From up there we could view the entire city in 360 degrees, including the famous stadium, Maracana. Taking a page from the Argentinians, we said a prayer to the BFJ (big friendly Jesus) for the US team before leaving. We think it's a ...

Favela Do Vidigal and Morro Dois Irmãos = ama

A travel blog entry by kate.anthonisz on Jun 04, 2014

2 comments, 27 photos

... He explained that he is making his house into a hostel and I cannot recommend it more thoroughly. He made us feel so welcome as his mother hand made us cassava chips and we drank Antarctica beer on the rooftop in his home in the favela. The view was amazing and everyone is just so happy. I have never felt more at home away from home. We also met our Brazilian mother when we met Carlos' mum, another beautiful soul! A litre and a half later Kathy and ...

Sugar Loafs and Favelas

A travel blog entry by nickjackets on Mar 18, 2014

4 comments, 44 photos

... by tourists and I will give you a tenner! evan the Antarctic you cannot stray from the organized group.If hoards of people holding up i-phones and posing for "quirky" shots is not your bag then again ...stay away.The truth is we all imagine our own special moment with these places,the reality is ,you wont get it.No where is undiscovered and the sooner we stop saying "god there are so many tourists" the better for all our sanity!....because we too are tourists.You just have to ...

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