Novotel Porto Alegre Tres Figueiras
Travel Blogs from Porto Alegre
... Brazilian apartment buildings are built with barbecue pits in one wall, and a central chimney takes care of all the smoke. It was awesome - and we managed to eat a last lot of chicken hearts before leaving Brazil.
Would I come back to Porto Alegre? Yes, but only to see my friends.
Unfortunately, quite a few of the pictures were lost as part of the memory card failure, so you´ll have to make do with these.
... world cup anyway, at least among the people that we spoke to, and I don´t think pricing fans out of football will go any way to turning that around. The authorities don´t seem to be worried, and maybe they don´t need to be. Once the tournament starts, I´m sure most of Brazil will be too busy supporting their team to be upset.
Maybe I'll come back at the time and see...
Would you believe Gen was too busy drinking to take pictures of me playing football?
Throughout our trip we would book our place to stay in the next city about 1-2 days before departing. This time it just so happened that our host cancelled and we were left without a place to stay when arriving in Porto Alegre at 7:00am. Thank god however for the friendly alumni community, after a few e-mails and phone calls, by 10:00am we had a great place to stay with Felipe, the founder ...
... been a massive excess of rain, so we were very lucky to have this mesmerising scene in front of us. A tour bus took us round the dam, driving all the way along the bottom and back over the top of it, from where there were great views of the Lago Itaipú on our right and of the Paraná River on our left, with Ciudad del Este in the distance. Our guide ran off a well-rehearsed spiel of facts and figures about the dam, whose metal could build 380 Eiffel Towers, whose rock could build a ...
... pois sinto que rapidamente este nosso país com suas pessoas nos esperaram de braços abertos. Depois de muitos anos, e muitos paises visitados eu ainda agradeço e tenho orgulho da minha terra. Passei muito tempo longe mas não interessa o que muitos pensam eu amo o meu país e tenho MUITO orgulho de ser BRASILEIRA. Apenas acrescentei e aprendi outros constumes também!!
Esta semana foi de descanço e adaptação, resolvemos questões burocráticas, comemos as ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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