Gavea Tropical Boutique Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... walked past these before and had just thought they were a train track. In actuality, they are aqueducts from the mid 1700s that then were used as a tram service but after an accident in 2011 it is no longer used. There are a total of 42 arches that are 64 metres high. After the tour, I caught the subway and bus to get to the Jardim Botanico only to find it closed. I guess being New Year's Eve, many things decided not ...
... a drink of the Brazilian national drink, a capirinha, a Brazilian rum and lime or other fruit drink. Then we went last minute shopping at the arts and crafts booths that line the beach in the center area of the street. I got a t-shirt with a nice image of Rio on it.
Day 2: Corcovado and Lunch plus Samba Fun
On the second day, we went to the infamous Corcovado statue of Christ and all took our pictures ...
Well what can I say... I couldn't live in Brazil for 6 months without visiting this breathtaking city with its bustling beaches, colourful carnivals and of course never ending nightlife! Rio de Janeiro was incredible...
On Friday we travelled for 6 hours in 30 degree weather so we were pretty hot and bothered when we arrived! We spent the afternoon relaxing and visited the Oscar Niemeyer Contemporary Art Museum in Niteroi which was ...
... called Valentim (R30/£10) each. The staff were still eating their dinner but they seated us anyway. We had no clue what was going on! The waiter eventually said pizza after establishing that we couldnt undersrand the menu. He then bought over our receipts, one each, and a card thing each which had a barcode on and took the menus. We werent sure if we had ordered or not. Once he had left, we looked around trying to work out what we were supposed to do. We decided to sit there ...
When we got at the bottom I was like ****! It was so high up I was petrified of going up. We bought our tickets and made our way to the cable cart. When we got on the cable cart it was already shaking and then it started going up and I ******* myself. When we got half way the view was already amazing, you could see all of rio! We stayed there for a while taking some photos and then we made our way to go to ...