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Travel Blogs from Sao Paulo
Only here for 1 night for a connection onto Iguazu falls This is Brazil's largest city. We had a morning stroll to Ibirapuera park which is in the city centre and watched a bit of the marathon that was taking place. We have loved Brazil and now very excited to see Argentina! Next stop ...
... Later we visited the Clarion Hotel nearby. I did not know about the Clarion brand before and learned that it is not really popular in the US and Canada. In Brazil on the other hand, they made it a high-end product and often test drive it for further brand development. According to our hosts, almost 90% of their guests are domestic travellers. Occupancy rates in São Paulo are closer to European cities (75%) than the Moscow dream rates.
Yesterday was ...
... produced from corn. In fact sugarcane can produce 9.3 units of renewable energy to that of the 1.4 units produced from the same amount of corn! In addition to this, every part of the sugarcane plant is used during the process for either sugar production, ethanol production, or energy production. The other reason that ethanol has been so successful in Brazil is that in March of 2003, flex-fuel vehicles were ...
... including catupiry, a Brazilian cheese- which I would describe as a creamy/buttery cheese. Quite bizarre, but pretty tasty. A couple of hours later, I went for a run through the very hilly streets of Sao Paulo. Initially, I deliberately got lost – but as the sun started to set, it was an unintentional ‘lost’- except it wasn’t for long and I found my way back to the hostel without dramas. On the way, I passed yet another ‘party’. Again, ...
... we went out to a place where there are so many bars. The club we went to is so new to me. It consists of homos and heteros. It was so weird but the cool kind of weird. I had so much fun but spent a little bit more than expected. It is really expensive to get drunk here. HAHAHA! Since my camera is broken, my photos would now all be posted in facebook through the others :( I was able to take some but not that many. Will update this ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services