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We walked down to Rosário (our old neighborhood) to have snacks at Heloisa's...
Very pleasant and warm evening... Walked down thru the Largo do Rosário to Pilar after, and took the bus home. So easy... and pleasant.
Life is good.
... and we walked down for a drinks at O Passo which aford a fine view of the street and preparations for carnaval... then we walked down to Pilar and took the bus home... tonight we are staying in and watching the Samba Competitions in São Paulo.
Its good here and... its so good to be home!
... in town, about 37 from memory, which are spread our all over the place. There are some pretty epic lookouts around too.
Jess had organized a walking tour with a local English speaking guide, who actually spoke terrible English, but anyway. Our first stop was the main square in town, where we were given the 10 real choice to go into a museum of some sort. I hate museums so figured my money was far better spent on Gelato a decision which I still stand behind.
... Nepal, having a fancy lunch at the Casa de Ovidor on the Rua Direita, some sorvette on the Praca Tiradentes, (I took a few snaps there as M was at the bank) then walked down and got some color scans made of our passports.
Life is good!
Since transport in Brazil is rarely easy, we had a few issues getting from Brasilia to our next stop, the charming little colonial town of Ouro Preto, set in the hills of Minas Gerais. The first issue was that we had to take an overnight bus. Fortunately, the bus was nice, the seats reclined way back, and the ride was long enough that we got something close to a full night's sleep. The downsides were that it was still sleeping sitting up, which is ...
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