Mercure Apartments Niteroi
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... but it was £200, and I couldn’t see spending that much to go to Carnaval on my own. If I was with a friend who was willing to pay that, it’s probably the perfect way to celebrate Carnaval, but not by myself.
We went out to Gambino’s for dinner and had the same pizza that I’d had a few nights ago. It was very good again, and this time we had gotten a ...
... recommend it! The sights and sounds of Rio are pretty amazing, it is definetely a city for people watching. I was expecting to be surrounded by the body beautiful on the beach, turns out Rio is more about the body confident than the body beautiful! We definitely saw some sights, but I love that no one is self concious, its actually very refreshing. I had assumed given James' fair skin and blond hair he would stand out and be targeted, I was wrong about this ...
I arrived into Rio late on Sunday, and hit the ground running on Monday morning. There were a few things I wanted to experience in Rio, and then...there was a richness to Rio which presented itself to me as I went along. Rio is a colourful and liberal place. It was colonized by Portugal for around 300 years (1500-1822). The sugarcane industry and export demand boomed during the 1600's and to keep up with the demand, 15 000 slaves were shipped across from ...
... 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 ...
... live. It was like a contained town with lots of little shops and restaurants, all colourfully painted, but really small houses. The smell in the whole of Rio was quite strong, different in all of he different parts we had been too, not pleasant to say the least. But here was even worse due to the open sewage system. A completely different way of living. We made our way to the top of he flavela, the most famous in Rio as Michael Jackson had filmed ...