Travel Blogs from Ouro Preto
A brilliant sunny morning, the city is busy and alive as people are out and about buying preparations for tomorrow's Father's Day celebrations... the best part is the Horta (Jardim Botânico) is open again.. .so we walked from the Casa dos Contos up to the entrance by the rodoviário... so nice to be out in ...
We were met at the Ouro Preto bus station by Breno and his friend Paul. We would be couch surfing at their fraternity for the night. "Fraternity" conjures images of keg parties and a trashed house, but in Ouro Preto they are more of a big house for friends to live together. We were greeted by friendly roommates, and our own bed. Awesome. Thankfully everyone in Breno's house spoke Spanish ...
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After a wonderful, sunny week with great and very exciting showers it seems we are gifted a foggy, drippy, rainy Domingo... not a SUNday......
After trying to get Milton and Heloisa out, I gave up and slogged on myself... I have been trying to get a 171 for weeks, and sensed one in one of the neighborhoods to the north ...
... with various meal breaks. Introduced Cathryn to Marmite at breaky, she's a hater and Ian got a great photo of her face after her test mouthful, not impressed. Another bush camp that evening, this time got there when still light so some nice photos of the sunset and saw some bright blue and yellow macaws. Cooked everyone chicken stir fry and trying to keep the many flying bugs out of the food proved a bit of a challenge so people may well have got a bit ...
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