Mercure Curitiba Centro
Travel Blogs from Curitiba
... when we have downtime.
On Friday (day 22), our wait in Curitiba truly paid off with an interview of one of Brazil's major success stories when it comes to Entrepreneurship. The story of Bematech. A business started by Marcel and his partner while still in University that went through a university incubator, private equity and a few other rounds of funding before going IPO. This ...
On this day we decided to travel to the outskirts of the city to explore a big municipal green area that hosts the Curitiba Zoologico. Getting there was quite an adventure. As we took a bus the length of a small train and blasted out of the city on an express lane.
Then we got off at a terminal that was about 5km from the zoo but we figured that we could save money ...
... quite inefficient and very different to New Zealand. For New Zealand (Hamilton at least) you just get your ID checked by the bouncer (doormen) who give you a stamp on the hand then you can come and go. At this bar though you show them your ID, you get like a ticket/barcode thing where it records your name, number and things and is used to record anything you bought at the bar. Since ...
... was noteworthy.
Meanwhile, Sean and I wandered around the historic centre (which by the way was really nice, Curitiba is a great city) and researched a train ride and nearby town for a day trip to take the next day. After that we made our ...
... br> Anyway didn’t do much Friday night – just got home , there was pizza and these amazing biscuits (pretzel kinds) on the table – I couldn’t stop eating them ! and ive actually started enjoying cheese, there was pao de quijo as well - yum yum ! I think the cheese was mozzarella – really nice….
The rest of the night was spent in the bed – Pedro (Ricardo s brother) 's fiancÚ came over – nice girl – spoke ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services