Pousada Portas da Amazonia

Rua Do Giz, N. 129., Sao Luiz de Maranhao, State of Maranhao, 65010680, Brazil | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Sao Luiz de Maranhao

Humid in Sao Luis

A travel blog entry by nickjackets


After a four hour flight from Sao Paolo,I was now beginning to feel a little plane weary.The TAM flight landed in Sao Luis,some four hours North ,as the crow flies,from Sao Paolo. The air that greeted me outside the airport was hot and steamy and I instantly started to sweat and I realized I was definitely now in the tropics.
Arriving at the …

Feliz Ano Novo!

A travel blog entry by sonnie-en-jdeb


Jaaaaahhh…Bijna Oud en NIEUW!!!....(?!!) Oh ja, we zitten een beetje in de vertraagde tijdmachine...en 3 Koningen is ook al voorbij....

De busrit vanuit Barreirinhas duurt zo'n 4,5 uur en eindigt op het centrale, maar helaas niet zo centraal gelegen, busstation van Sao Luis. We wurmen ons met onze rugzakken door de uit Madurodam geï …

Sao Luis: Derelict with a sense of romance

A travel blog entry by lafemmemange


Using the Gol airpass, we got on the first of four internal flights out of Rio de Janeiro into Sao Luis. Sao Luis is the state capital of Maranhao, and is named after Louis XIII, the French King, because the city was in fact founded by the French in 1612. It flourished in the 18th and early 19th centuries from sugar cane and …

Old buildings, old traditions, random parading

A travel blog entry by losgattis


... by one of the most unfriendly women I have ever met.
We arrive around 8pm under nearly-Amazon rain (I thought that this existed only in the Amazon...) and, once we say that we have made a reservation, that woman says that she doesn't know anything about it. WHAT?? Too late to complain now, if they have no availability anyway. But because she is kind, we can stay in the dorms.
She pretty much kicks us out (under the rain) and ...

Point To Note

A travel blog entry by travelnshit


Weight gain plus tropical heat equals unpleasant inner thigh chaffing. I discovered this the hard way whilst wandering round São Luís which, if you consult your handy map book, is right near the top of Brazil, closer to the Equator than I've ever been. It's hot. Like, seriously ******* hot. I mean, I've been in Cairns, Australia for the build up to the Wet and that was hot but this is Sweat Your ...

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This 3 star hotel is located on Rua Do Giz, N. 129., Sao Luiz de Maranhao.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsPousada Portas da Amazonia Sao Luiz de Maranhao

    Reviewed by nickjackets

    19th Century Original Ambience.

    Reviewed Feb 9, 2014
    by (21 reviews) Haywards Heath , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    A delightful 19th century house converted into a boutique hotel,very original,you could be stepping back in time .

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Pousada Portas da Amazonia Sao Luiz de Maranhao

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good