Mercure Apartments Niteroi
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... get the metro, then walk to the ferry terminal, get a ferry across, walk to the bus station on the other side and then get a bus to the MAC museum. A lot of the buildings in the town were designed by Oscar Neimeyer, a famous Carioca architect, including the MAC. Carioca is the name people from Rio call themselves. I have also included photos of the bridge at the bottom of Rocinha, designed by him also. It depicts the turn of the feet used in ...
... We spotted a capoeira and samba club when walking spring yesterday so decided to check it out. We tried asking them in our terrible Portuguese if they served dinner.....the answer was yes. We got in after paying an entry fee and the realised they only did bar snacks....not good considering we were starving! Empanadas for dinner, no worries.
After awkwardly ordering our 'dinner' and drinks we stood and watched as ...
Not much to say about the last 24 hours. We spent most of it sitting on a ****** plane with no in flight entertainment (thanks American Airlines) and the rest of it sitting in airports but at last we are in Brazil. It seems a very long time ago that we found out we had tickets to the World Cup. I'm not really sure what I'm in for but I'm almost certain it will involve a lot of beer and large congregations of football fanatics as well as hopefully some time to explore ...
... took in the city below. The photos don't do it justice - you could see Christ the Redeemer to your left, Sugarloaf Mountain to the right, higgeldy-piggeldy favelas sprawling across the hillsides, lush forests, glowing beaches and glittering lakes. We were up higher than the birds - I watched as vultures with their wings outstretched circled the sky below us on the look-out for prey. As first days go, this one was pretty epic. I think I'm going to like this ...
... 10 minutes to beautiful Copacabana which is 4.5 km long, was simply perfect. After a few days at the beach and discovering the center of the city, it was time for Carneval. Blocos, the streetparades and –parties were all over the city. However the center of it was Lapa, the main party district of Rio. Masses of people were all out in the street drinking mainly Caipirinha and having fun. The streets were full of trash (as garbage men were on strike and used the ...