Everest Palace Hotel
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I flew to Porto Alegre today. Got up, had breakfasts and had a last walk along Leblon beach listening to my iPod. Went back to the hostel and checked out, said my goodbyes to others at the hostel and Andrew and I (Indonesian/Canadian guy) shared a cab to the airport (he was flying to Sao Paulo for work). We met up airside and he bought me lunch on his work expenses and chatted for a while before my flight. Vitorio met me at the airport and we took a bus to the ...
Alex and I had a bit of a sleep in today and decided to go into town to meet up with some of her friends for a birthday lunch. I showed her the secret to microwave scramble eggs and then we jumped on the bus. She needed to find a present, so a quick stop at the supermarket was in order before we headed to the restaurant.
Everyone was already there on time, despite Brazilians being notoriously bad at keeping track of time. We ordered our drinks and chatted ...
... of the organized cyclists was. It was also Halloween, so another reason to celebrate, but we drew the line at dressing up. I did expect to see a bunch of monsters on this ride. We got a bunch of beers and filled up our bike baskets and then met the rest of the 400 or so people. Literally maybe 10 people in costume. Come on Brazil! It's a party! I though you guys loved to party!
I didn't really know what it was all about, but it became pretty evident ...
We woke up in the morning with a lot of plans as to what we wanted to do today. The hostel supplied brekky was horrible so sam and I just cooked our own eggs. We chatted to a few people in the hostel, but then made our way out to the downtown plazas and market. I have seen a bit of this stuff before from when I was here for the world cup, but it is nice so again it didn't bother me seeing it again.
The buildings here have some of the nicest architecture. Couple this ...
... walk Ryan away from the bars and past the Sunset. Ryan thinks he has seen enough sunsets. Ryan and Cirsty head back to their local (Chalet) where they mingle with some Dutch fans. Ryan decides he is going to head to Russia in 4yrs time. Ryan convinces Cirsty that they
should have Room-service for dinner as its their last night at the Palace. Bags are packed ready for the next ...