Slaviero Executive Guarulhos
Travel Blogs from Guarulhos
The bus took nearly seven hours so we got in late evening, to the second largest bus station in the world! (Number one being New York) Our hotel was close to the airport and not the bus station so we caught a cab there. It was a very nice and grand hotel (not what we are used to!) and a welcome break from all the hostels, with a quick dinner the. …
... to the bus station would cost around 100 Real and we were a lot further away than that but we said if he could get a cab for that price than we would share. Sure enough Paulo (our new airport friend) went and found a cab. It's amazing what price differences there are for locals vs. tourists! I think we were both hoping that this wasn't a huge scam but Paulo seemed pretty legit and just ended up being a super nice guy. We got to the airport ...
... with us. The museum wasn't filled with memorabilia and trophies like the one we visited in Uruguay - it was more like a history lesson on Brazilian football. From the introduction of the game into the country, to the first black slaves who were allowed to play, to the great Brazilian footballers of the past, there was definitely something to be learnt. One of the few pieces of memorabilia that they had ...
... largest city in the world – and largest in the southern hemisphere!) and the greater urban area covers 8,000 2km or 3,000 2miles. This remains the business hub of South America and is known as Brazil’s food and fashion capital too. With over 12,500 restaurants, 15,000 bars and over 500 cultural centres it would be hard to complain about what this city has to offer! Obviously, with any city of this size and especially one in a developing country, there are many problems such ...
Back in Santiago we paid a final farewell to favourite haunts, Bob getting in as much seabass and chips as he could and bracing myself for the 3rd and final farewell (the next time I see him will be mon 27th June at London City Airport!). I had one more huge struggle to get as much as I could in my bags and leave the rest behind (turns out I didn't do a very good job - I arrived with no insect repellent or T-shirts...). I don't even understand why it was so ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet