Windsor Guanabara Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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... by the shop attendant (not seriously, just his ankle was bruised I think) but then of course the big brothers turned up on their motorbikes from the favelas. Now the bus drivers were looking really worried... At this point we managed to get on a bus and leave but further down the road we saw about 20 boys up against a wall being arrested by the police. Just goes to show how careful you need to be! We also spent a few days on Ilha Grande where ...
Finally after 3 months through Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Chile and Brazil I have reached the end of my South American adventure in one of the most iconic cities in the world- Rio! I was the biggest tourist yesterday and went to see all the sights Rio has to offer, unfortunately the weather wasn't particularly kind and we ...
... to the view. Apparently the statue is made out of rain forest concrete. Yes that threw me for a bit thinking it some Eco material I had not heard of. What our guide meant was reinforced concrete. Don't sound as good though. Back to the train and a samba band is playing in the first compartment, clapping starts then dancing begins with some of the passengers taking part. The journey seems shorter on the way down. Into the car again and back across town to sugar loaf mountain. ...
... middle of it. For want of better terminology it smells like ****. Literally.
This also highlights the negatives of the world cup and also why people were protesting before and during. Why build a stadium in manaus which has no soccer team for 3 games when the millions of dollars could have helped people in the favela? These were the questions being asked. And fair point. They could have managed with one less stadium. Our tour finished in the main ...
... the congregation singing hymns inside.
We also saw the place where Carnivale is held and some of the more historic buildings in the city before heading out of town towards the Sugar Loaf mountain. We had to catch two cable cars to get to the top and it was a reasonably efficient process although we did have to queue for a while. Another great view of the city from the top, although it was incredibly hot up there ...