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Our arrival into the city of São Paulo, Brazil was far from fun. As the 8th largest metro area in the world (20 million people) we didn't expect roses but we ended up on, lets just call it, the "stinky" bus. We had the last four seats in the back and the toilet was not in good working order. We of course attempted to explain this to the …
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 ...
... Brazilian population can actually access universities. Corporate Mobility has become a major research topic at the university.
Even though South America is developing fast, it is a very challenging region. It comprises 572 million people, 19 countries, has diverse political systems, faces various development stages, cultures, languages etc. According to Elizabeth, Brazilians consider themselves as very special (only Portuguese speaking ...
... NASA space shuttle, if it was ever needed in the Southern Hemisphere. From there we took an awesome tour of the various manufacturing hangars. Most of their planes are built with the same designs, they just get bigger. This allows for them to achieve some cost savings because their internal teams are familiar with the planes and can assemble different models. Embraer currently has up to a 5 year backlog of orders going thru the pipeline.
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... bus back was so busy - more than London rush hour busy and the journey was like being on a roller coaster that's broken (I really can't keep away from Blackpool references!) but we made it just about, met up with my American Gurl Jessica (she is from L.A. and we might get married) and went for some food and cake...R$4 for cake and the selection was amazing and of course I went for the biggest one and o my it was so amazing! Now we are shimming ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center