Tulip Inn Centro de Convencoes
Travel Blogs from Salvador
... native Portuguese (Gustavo)
Grad students native Spanish (Wilber, Jaime)
White girls in Latin America (Kelsey, Amy, Lori)
- Met to discuss faculty projects
- Jeana told us Carlos got assaulted last night in Porto da Barra :(
- Went on City Tour (Casa de Yemanja, Sorvete, Azulejos)
- Ate (too much) at Boi Preto Churrascaria
... being on the edges, or 3) pay to stay in a camarote which is a big temporary scaffold structure that lines the parade route and offers raised views of the parade going past, all inclusive food and drink, toilets, shelter from the rain, lots of security and music.
We knew we wanted one night in the bloco, one night in the camarote to give us the best experience possible in just two nights. When the hotel's preferred taxi driver came to take us to ...
... che li fa al rallentatore. Poi quando ce li fa vedere a velocità normale ci rimaniamo abbastanza male. Son talmente veloci che anche gli occhi fan fatica a starci dietro.
Con la capoeira il giorno dopo è andata un po' meglio, per così dire. Il maestro è un ragazzo molto simpatico, in fin dei conti sembra di far ginnastica e i movimenti sono abbastanza semplici. Poi quando ce li fa vedere a velocità normale infarciti di un paio di calci volanti ci rassegnamo: ...
First day of school. Am I such a nerd that I'm so completely excited and hope to get tons of homework?! I have been wanting to start grad school for sooo long, and it is finally here. This is a rather non-traditional way of earning credit, but that's me I guess, non-traditional. Sitting in a classroom on the bay sure beats anything else I can think of! I got up 2 hours early because I was so excited for this!
My host family is amazing! ...
... cluster in this tiny area above the port. And they are a riot of baroque decoration and over-the-top gold leaf. Of course their enthusiasm for saving Brazil for Christ also applied to the many African slaves they imported. Except that, while they were required to replace their beliefs with Catholicism, they were not actually allowed into these many churches. Indeed it was not until 1704 that the bishop ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility