Gaivota Barra Hotel

Av. Belizario Leite Andrade Neto 406, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | Hotel
Prices starting from $140.00
 

Travel Blogs from Rio de Janeiro

Samba time!

A travel blog entry by purcy

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... existent Portuguese, based on my limited Spanish means that after 3 buses, we managed to catch one going to Copacabana. The beach was packed with an assortment of tiny bikinis, speedos, locals and tourists. And then also vendors of said tiny bikinis and speedos, as well as every item of clothing imaginable, made in green and yellow with a Brazilian flag on. I resisted the urge to buy hot pants like the pair James bought me when he was at Carnaval a few years ago.

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Rio De Janiero, Brazil 28th Feb - 5th Mar

A travel blog entry by fae-neilvsworld

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... Hope they sort it out for the world cup this year!

Accommodation

Airbnb Apartment - $1,000 for 5 nights shared between 3

Expenses

Meals: $3 - $15

Water: $2 for 1.5 litres

Alcohol: $5 for a can of beer

Transport: Trains 1.80 single

Football Tour - $70 each

Christ the redeemer visit: $27 each

Sambadrome Parade Tix: $170 each

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A Quick Stop In Rio..Carnival and Prostitutes!

A travel blog entry by nickjackets

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... bells went off in my head and said "Nick...prostitute,move on"..I declined her offer and lied that I remembered where it was,she smiled and said casually "are you sure , I want to have some fun with you", I politely declined in a very English way,"I am sorry darling maybe another time", she blew me a kiss and I walked on. Two minutes later not twenty metres on and again I get accosted ,this time by two high heeled vamps offering me services too crude to describe and again ...

Escadaria Selaron

A travel blog entry by mlhampton

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... When we got to the station, and the train approached we actually saw people on, which means that the station is open! So that was a bit annoying. We got out at Gloria and headed towards the famous steps. They were spectacular! So so cool! After the stairs we headed to Carioca to see if the gold jewellery men were there, but they had all just packed up as they close at 4.30, ...

If it's Saturday, it must be Rio

A travel blog entry by aniemi

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... cog wheel train. A look out the window (Andrea could see Corcovado, the mountain the statue is on from the ship) showed her that a view would be dicey today. Clouds came and went over the mountain, Rio is the second largest city in Brazil, with 6.5 million people in the city and 13 million in the metro area, As you have already been told, the Portuguese were the first Europeans in the country now known as Brazil, arriving in 1502.

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Location

This hotel, located in the Portuária area of Rio de Janeiro, is near Corcovado, Pedra da Gavea, Museu do Acude, and Itanhanga Golf Club.
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