Mar Hotel Recife

Rua Barao de Souza Leao, 451, Recife, State of Pernambuco, 51030-300, Brazil | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $118.00

Travel Blogs from Recife

Toga Day II

A travel blog entry by mattlee18

... and got a taxi some five hours before kick off to the one restaurant/bar within a few miles of the stadium to watch the day's earlier match between Holland and Mexico. We also didn't fancy two buses and two metros dressed in what are effectively dresses.

We arrived at the restaurant and were instantly asked for obligatory photos by the locals and Costa Ricans to which we duly obliged and settled down to watch the match. I wasn't ...

Game day #1

A travel blog entry by vanhise


... The day ended on a bit of a sour note. We went to a local place for dinner - good food, music,people dancing. It's a Monday night but we figured that the Brazil game today meant everyone was out celebrating. Then our bill came and there was an extra 100 Reals charged because it's San Jochim holiday. Huh?? The restaurant was behind a locked gate with security guards in place and we couldn't leave without paying the bill in full. We ...

Pumping up the Volume

A travel blog entry by mvwil5


... kept playing. But by the second half, when Drogba came in the game and added urgency to a clearly superior Ivory Coast side, the tide turned. And when Ivory Coast scored their 2nd goal to go ahead, the support shifted too. Next thing you knew, 3/4th of the stadium was singing and dancing along with that tiny Ivory Coast fan section! The vibe was on and spreading...and the volume was pumped up loud!!!!



A travel blog entry by ewtodd


... Tourism has only become popular here within the last 40 years so the buildings had to do alot of upgrading and needed money so had to seek private donations. Churches pay no taxes so needed to rely on donations as well so refurbishing is being done slowly.
We then went to the Museum of Northeastern Man to view the history especially of African Slaves who worked the sugar plantations and mills.
Our last stop was the Institute ...

Art Park, Recife and Olinda

A travel blog entry by aniemi


We have crossed the Atlantic and the equator and have certificates to prove it!. We encountered no icebergs and arrived in Recife, Brazil early on December 2. We are trying to get used to the equatorial time – the sun is up by 5 am and is down promptly at 5 pm all year round. It certainly makes it easier to get up for the early tours!

Today we did an 8 hour tour of Recife and Olinda. ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Rua Barao de Souza Leao, 451, Recife, is near Boa Viagem, Casa da Cultura, Do Carmo Square, and Do Amparo.
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