Colina da Faja

Sito de S. Joao, Estreito da Calheta, Madeira, Madeira Islands, Portugal | Hotel
Prices starting from $92.00

Travel Blogs from Estreito da Calheta

Rio catches World Cup fever

A travel blog entry by gaelstigant


... left plain - they're all painted in yellow and green. People sing and dance in the streets and many are wearing football shirts. I asked one local what they thought of the World Cup coming to Brazil. "People are protesting because the authorities are trying to simply hide the poverty here rather than do anything about it," he said. "But as soon as the World Cup comes I think all the bad stuff will be forgotten. Brazil loves football, we all love ...

Another attempt at Sugar Loaf

A travel blog entry by ppgontour


... have moved. At around 5 we boarded the next cable car-this one took us up sugar loaf. As the car started ascending we were moving further and further into clouds. All we could see was white. It didn't improve when we reached the top. The only view was cloud! Even going up in the pitch black the day before would have been better! We reluctantly headed back down to the first mountain to watch the ...

Day 6

A travel blog entry by ditytler


... table to get more customers in. Very weird. One other fun item was the antique lavatory at Rio Scenarium. It was large with a table in it and the metal gate doors. The funny part is the weight limit - it only holds two people. We met some really interesting people at Rio Scenarium. If we heard someone speak English, we talked to them. We met several people from Canada and England, and one girl from Turkey. The main attraction of Rio Scenarium ...

With freedom, you lose time

A travel blog entry by turnleftatrio


... the days were timed by needing to eat or rest or swim, there was nothing else besides the endless right left right left placing of your feet on the sand, searching out the harder bits, dodging dead fish and washed up seals and sea lions... Which was kind of weird, we dubbed it the death coast, morbid but fitting, there were a Lot of dead sea creatures on that beach. I think it was the preceding spring tide on which they all got washed up, that or lots of ...

Viva Favela

A travel blog entry by nathanandclare


Today we went on a tour of the favelas. Something I was initially dubious about as wen have all heard bad things about what goes on in favelas, but also, I didn't know how I felt about going to have a gork (yes that is a real word, in my family anyway which means a stare) into people's lives and homes like there were a tourist attraction. When we got to Rio everyone that we spoke to said that they were amazing, and as it turns ...


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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