Everest Palace Hotel
Travel Blogs from Porto Alegre
... In unison walk back to the comfort of a well lit airy tourist area just minutes from their hotel to watch the other game. Arrive to find place packed with French fans and some Aussies. Ryan and Cirsty try something new and mingle with some new Fanatics which leads them in search of a new pub to watch the next game (Argentina). Cirsty can't believe she has to watch another game. Ryan reminds her that they went on ...
... From nowhere the ice-cream shop appears and Ryan takes credit for finding it. Cirsty can't remember which ice-cream is recomemded so they head to McDonald's for a soft
serve. Ryan and Cirsty head back to the hotel before it gets too dark. Ryan orders room service. Cirsty takes great delight in listening to his pronunciations. Room service arrives. Ryan's enating habbits will never be the same ...
Johnny helped me load my bags... I am SO glad he came with me, and gave me a giant hug and sweet Tico kiss and I was off. I boarded the bus and walked all the way to the back of the bus where a man was sitting in the seat right next to my assigned one. Since the bus was completely empty except for 2 individuals at the front (that means 53 empty seats) I settled into the seats in front of him. A guy named Carlos who asked for my phone ...
... got ours.
We made it through the crowds of people, to the bus station. Task number 1- Eat. Task number 2- buy a blanket, both of which we completed pretty swiftly. Plus the bus was running late again, thanks to how many security ID checks they do before they let you board. Ridiculous.
It was another night of cold uncomfortable sleep ahead so we shut our eyes and dealt with it as best we ...
... had our Aus tickets. No problems, woohoo. Across the road to a bakery for breakfast practicing our fantastic Portuguese again, then find to head to the stadium for Australia v Netherlands! 3km walk from our new place. So many people it was awesome. Some great chants to. Our favorite was 'we'll peel you and juice you your just another orange' great as the Dutch team are called the oranges. Much better organization at this stadium than at Fortaleza. Jess and I were sitting ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services