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TravelPod Member ReviewsChallhuaquen Lodge Trevelin
Very nice hotel. Clean, safe and staff are very helpful and friendly. The WiFi was a struggle during the world cup, it kept dropping off.
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... my laptop usable and never have I been so happy to stumble upon Brazils answer to PC world. Just £8 lighter I was back in the game. Thankfully I also managed to speak to our house sit hosts who agreed to order and pay for a new keyboard to get my laptop fixed, yay I love it when a plan comes together.
Having a house was bliss, we had sky TV with a good selection of English channels and I managed to watched at least 100 episodes of the FBI Files on ID ...
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We arrived in Belo Horizonte, state of Minas Gerais from Rio after a LONG 9 hour bus journey, however the reclining leather seats made it a bit easier to endure !
When we arrived here we went to a local restaurant and sampled the local drink- "Capriana" and a meat plate recommended by a very friendly waitor- both turned out to be delicious!!
... thing for me to add to the list of Brazilian things that I can now do. I'd always wanted to learn so there was no way I was passing this opportunity up.
It wasn't till later in the afternoon so I spent the afternoon doing nothing until it was time to go. When I got there her grandma was pretty funny. She was laughing at my accent and thought I was Irish. But anyway, she was really cute and ...
Well the soccer celebrations were still going when I woke up this morning. My guess would be that they never stopped through the night, but nonetheless I was awoken by a firework. Downside to living near a favela I guess. Well, there is no doubt more that 1 downside, but for now the fireworks top the list of reasons to avoid living near favelas.
I continued with my studying this morning, before heading to the office to give another English class. My student today is a ...
... at the wedding and meet his girlfriend Kirsty again. I can't remember the last time I saw him, but it was probably at Alex and Jess' engagement party a few years ago. It also made this whole endeavor feel a little more real now that people were arriving. It wasn't just me who had come down to Brazil for a party.
We all got in the pool as soon as we arrived and after a few beers and a bit of ...