Comfort Hotel Taguatinga
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... fortunate to be hosted by family members who are currently based here, in a tiny upmarket suburb called Lago Sul (which means South of the Lake). One of Brasilia's landmarks is the huge artificial lake called Lago do Paranoá (Lake Paranoá), which was built in order to increase water supply to the area. Most of the suburbs in Brasilia are named according to their position relative to the lake (north, south, east or west). Our stay here has been ...
... exiting arrivals we found everything geared to getting fans to the stadium, and everyone around heading there! Except us... at least for the game. As the local tour buses were not running today due to the game (and therefore the main justification/ plan for this side trip when booking) we jumped on the tourist bus into town and decided to check out the airplane shaped city on foot. After roughly finding ourselves on a tourist map I'd picked up in the airport we headed for ...
... apple sauce, it didn't hurt to have the morning sun on my skin and the brazilian breeze through my hair.
In the afternoon Marn and I picked up Bert from work and went for lunch to have some frozen acai, then drove around to take in some of the sights, land marks and famous architecture. Picked up Mateo and Gabriel from school and took in the last bit of their soccer game.
Marnie and Bert treated me to dinner tonight, where we went to a restaurant for churrasco, ...
... city, but I already thought I would never pass by there because it is so out of the way of anything else. But then I got lucky, meeting 2 couchsurfers from Brasilia, and getting a ride from them all the way to Brasilia.
So what is so very interesting about Brasilia?
First of all, it's Brazil's capital. Not Rio. Brasilia is. I think it's a little bit funny, naming the capital city "Brasilia", just like Bolivia's money, they called it "Bolivianos". But ...
... I would go to northern Bolivia and explore the jungle, and travel to the east of the country after. If it would be solved, I would go to the salar, my preferred option.
On top of that, I decided to jump and see what happened, throw a fish out there... And I e-mailed Eduardo and Daniel whom I met in the Sucre CS meetup to ask them when and where they were driving home from their South-America roadtrip, and... if maybe maybe I could get a ride to Brazil. ...