Pituba Plaza Hotel
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... us about a night called 'Gringo Tuesdays' in São Paulo where Brazilian girls go to a certain nightclub strictly to meet western guys. He said pulling women there was like shooting fish in a barrell. Couldn't have been easier. Naturally enough we were quite intrigued when we heard this and kept it in mind for when we went there. Around 7pm we hopped in a taxi and headed for the bus terminal. Turns out that our taxi driver had lived in Ireland on the north Circular road for ...
... an excellent nautical museum, with relics and displays from the days of Portuguese seafaring. As you catch the sunset here – from the grassy ledge behind the fort or from the museum’s gorgeous terrace café – realize that Salvador’s peninsula is the only location in Brazil where the sun appears to set over the ocean.
... a guy who was putting a line of charcoal on his and his friends foreheads. I asked him why he was doing it and he said, "porque no" and then put some on my forehead. Why not? His name is Uyatã and, like many people in Salvador, had a very bohemian look about him. We talked for a while about music because he actually knows who Funkadelic is. The shirt I was wearing was a funkadelic shirt but no one seems to know them hear except Uyatã. He told me that he actually ...
... own little group. But that still didn’t stop her from trying. Americans are known for our determination, they say. So Andrea’s efforts fit right in with Tim Howard and the boys, who were doing some serious work out on the pitch, despite encountering teams with better individual talent. We all cheered the boys on with all of our effort. Well, all of us save Karene – who decided she would root for Belgium. We tried to tell her that ...
... native Portuguese (Gustavo)
Grad students native Spanish (Wilber, Jaime)
White girls in Latin America (Kelsey, Amy, Lori)
- Met to discuss faculty projects
- Jeana told us Carlos got assaulted last night in Porto da Barra :(
- Went on City Tour (Casa de Yemanja, Sorvete, Azulejos)
- Ate (too much) at Boi Preto Churrascaria