Travel Blogs from Ouro Preto
... spend of 40 reais once we got in. We were convinced by the door girl, that it would almost be better value for us to buy a bottle of vodka, get 6 redbulls and just have bottle service at our own personal table. It was a good decision. I got to put my new found dance moves to the test with everyone wanting to dance with the gringos... Not really, just me.
This decision to finish this bottle, meant that we were home at 430am. Exactly thie kind of night I was expecting from the ...
What I have done with the title there is a little play on words with 90s Ibiza house classic `Samba de Janeiro`, but changed Samba for Sampa (what `we` call Sao Paulo), and Ouro Preto is a highly tourist friendly town, very roughly equidistant and inland between Sampa and Rio.
Sao Paulo is enormous, with a population of 19 million, South America´s largest bus station, and biggest public transport system (to throw a few stats in), so in only two full days one only ...
... And down. And down. At least it was all downhill, though we weren’t that excited about having to walk back up every time we wanted to go from our hostel to the main part of town. But it was a minor quibble. We loved wandering through the town, even with the steep streets. Ouro Preto’s history is fascinating. Ouro Preto (which means 'black gold') was once the capital of Minas Gerais and the largest city in Brazil, with 100,000 people in ...
This one went very fast, after a few days of fog nd rain, this afternoon opened up at sunset... grabbed the camera, and by the tiem I got u to the area behind the church (all of 20m)... it was gone... poof!
A great view of Itacolomi, where we were on Saturday
Sorry for the second post...
This semester the Buddhist group meets on Tuesdays... this evening the walk up and back was extraordinary... the church above the Pousada is all lit up for easter and changes colors... and the city is sparkling...
All these snaps were taken with my Galaxy 4 cell phone...
Its good here!
Other places to stay in Ouro Preto
Rua Sao Miguel Arcanjo, 270 - Sao Cristovao -, Ouro Preto | Hotelfrom $129
Rua Getulio Vargas 270, Ouro Preto | 4 star hotelfrom $157
Rua Conde de Bobadela 96, Ouro Preto | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Largo Do Coimbra, 38, Ouro Preto | 3 star hotelfrom $195
Rua Dr. Alfredo Baeta 16, Ouro Preto | 3 star hotelfrom $94
Rua Pe Rolim 600, Ouro Preto | Hotelfrom $88