Porto do Mar
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... vacation but really another [short] chapter of my life. I have not posted all my thoughts, concerns, joys, ideas, or my wrestling with God. Contrary to what you may have seen on Facebook, Instagram, or Snapchat, this trip has not been complete easy and carefree. The thing about life is that it is inescapable as much as we attempt to escape the mundane or the horrible aspects of life with things of pleasure, alcohol, sleep, music, vacations, ...
... at Football League grounds rather than a World Cup stadium. With a few beers down us it barely bothered us and we managed to acquire four seats near each other. A lovely Dutch lady was sat in my seat and I didn't have the heart to point it out to her, so I left Grafite to chat with her as I sandwiched myself in next to Clean Shirt and a couple of lads from Chile on the row behind.
The first half was tight as predicted but we increased the entertainment of ...
... Still unconfirmed. Their influence was first noted on our second or third day when they requested Whitney Houston's Greatest Hits to be played over breakfast. Their days seemed to follow a pattern of breakfast and then set up camp on the sofas in the hotel lobby in front of the tv for the rest of the day. The highlight of this routine was Ghana's dramatic 2-2 draw with the Germans, where at one point they were 2-1 up and the hotel shook as ...
... watching the soccer I could see. My bad luck returned towards the end of the game. One of the Americans next to us was being mean to a Brazilian man in front of us because he was cheering for Ghana. He knocked into my head and it really hurt. The man's mouth was bleeding where he had hit me. Mum got really mad with their behaviour And because he had hurt me. She made him say sorry to me. Go mum!
I'm hoping for better luck next week.
... by the way the person getting yelled at was Brazilian he couldn't understand. Then we hoped in a taxi and went to an ice-cream place. I had my favourite cremè caramel. Moito delecioco ( very delicious) After a big night we went strait home had a shower brushed our teeth and went to sleep. I'll keep you updated and like to hear from you. Bye.
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking