Golden Park Hotel

Rua do Russel, 374, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 22210010, Brazil | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $107.00
 

Travel Blogs from Rio de Janeiro

You call THAT a gun?

A travel blog entry by deborah1212

4

... bus station, queues stretching along the street of folk being shuttled up and back.
Not what I have in mind at all I am persistent that we can find the train.

A young man leaving his security gated premises looks a likely option and I ask him if he speaks English- yes- and does he know if there is a train to the Christ- also yes! He sets us on the right track- pun intended- and when we get to the station there is a sign saying the next train ...

61. Rio and around

A travel blog entry by kesvic2013

1

... years there has been an initiative to start 'pacifying' the favelas, meaning that the police remove the drug dealers and key gang members in the idea that the favela gets safer. While this is seen as a good thing in a lot of ways, some feel that it creates more problems. The drug dealers move to another place where they don't know anyone, haven't lived for their whole lives and therefore don't care for the people around them, hence more trouble. As in a lot of South American cities ...

Santa Teresa and Banter Swan

A travel blog entry by lpringle

6

... gardens to go to Lagoa (a lake right under San Cristobal hill) and rent a pedalo. We managed to rent one pedalo swan for all 6 of us, but it only had 3 sets of working pedals so the rest of us got a very easy ride! We pedalled it right to the middle of the lake (with a lot of effort from the 3 pedallers) and then floated around for a while and made some hilarious pop up singing videos from ...

Favela Funk Party!

A travel blog entry by rona.puntawe

9

... 8230; and suffered the disgusting wet feet with my open shoes and drenched seams of my pants. That said, I had so much fun! We only had one caipifruta each -- I chose passion fruit smashed with vodka and whatever... the queue was too long for another drink, we just danced!

I finally found my fun in Rio! Cariocas in Favela redeemed Rio!

Satisfied, I am ready to leave Rio and excited for my next stop: Paraty!
...

Carnival 2014

A travel blog entry by rainman2468

28

... skilled....even fat men wearing speedos would have scored starting spots in the all whites with skills like that. I rolled down the beach and found a crew playing volleyball and managed to get involved. We played a round of kings (played a game with each person). I started playing with the best player and finished with the dud....i started playing like **** and finished a little bit better than **** and managed to win every game. Made me real keen on ...

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