No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Brasilia
... much all buildings were designed by Niemeyer. They wanted to give the impression of floating buildings over the ground - by not raising up walls on the ground floor and leaving it bare with just the columns. And here I wave Brazil goodbye! Managed to not get mugged, not been ripped off (probably a little bit though) and looking forward to come ...
... Miranda wavered as she had to clamber over 2 boats of different heights (it's amazing how much you need two arms to do things...), but there was no alternative and she was soon installed with the locals, the Christmas shopping for delivery to the islanders and half a dozen holiday makers. Another lovely place to stay, set back in the forest, disturbed only by the cacophony of insect and bird noises. We sat and watched the hummingbirds, tiny monkeys, a ...
... of all, the shape, it's in the shape of...an AIRPLANE.Yes, an airplane. People live in apartmentblocks in the wings, and in the cockpit and middle are the governmental buidings, and ministeries. The architecture is highly interesting, all Neimyer. So eventhough it is from the 60's, even now it feels futuristic, startrek and alien-style.
The wings where people live are very structured. There are no streetnames, but numbers. By telling someone the code of where you live, ...
... back in shorts and a vest top and my beloved flip flops. But having been in Bogota for 2 weeks my tan has faded - easy come easy go, so I managed to acquire strap marks walking around Brasilia - get rid asap!
My feet certainly got a good workout and since I didn't sleep much on the plane and the time difference, I enjoyed the hotel room even more - it made a nice change after almost 3 months of hostels, hammocks or crashing on people´s stone floors ...
... that two of the wires were crossed and it now works perfectly. Unfortunately the bottom of the lift does not and so we had to go back to the original garage and get it re-welded. That took a day and a half and we then ended up back at Mercedes to get the battery door re-attached after Mike broke it. That took another day and so we decided to stay overnight and then leave. As it was in the morning we found one of the rear lights ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center