Pousada Do Mondego
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... church are six little chapels that also house many of his statues depicted in various scenes. From this city we continued until we arrived in Ouro Preto where we would spend two nights in a hostel. It is a city of 70000 people built at the feet of the Serra do Espinhaco. The city is significantly historically as the centre of gold mining and the stage for Brazil's first independence movement. It is an old colonial town that ...
This evening as I left the house for English Happy Hour I noticed a spectacular moon rising over the rooftops. I walked past a group of clowns practicing behind the church, and stopped in front of the Igreja Rosario to take a quick picture of Itacolmy and the moon, and was met by a small group of tourists (not clowns) who I showed where the secret spot is to take the picture of Itacolomy between ...
... The following day we strolled around the town in the morning before getting a 7 hour bus in the afternoon to our next Brazilian destination: Rio de Janeiro. The bus left just after half time of Brazil's knock out (round of 16) match against Chile, which ended up going to a penalty shoutout which Brazil thankfully won. It was an anxious few hours though as even the bus driver was stopping briefly next to bars and yelling out the window to ...
Was woken up by a procession that passed by on the Rua Alvarenga... then a late morning walk to lunch down to Pilar and back again, with a stop at the Fonte da Gloria, which had a nice little poem glued to it.
The city is very quiet today
... In many places around people could get a free beer, and more strong liquors had sold at any corner. So people were getting drunk pretty fast, and danced actively. However we saw no incidents, and there was police evrywhere.
- The carnival is going on. We can hear the dance music all the day. The drinks stream everywhere.
The hilarity is becoming more large scale and colorful. Yesterday we saw the student groups
marched on the streets with drumbeat (see the ...