Pousada Villa Carmo
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- Shuttle bus service
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Multilingual staff
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June 30th was the game in Brasilia between France and *****ia. The crowd was overwhelmingly in favor of the Africans (apparently no one likes the French). It was an exciting game in absolutely perfect weather. *****ia held their own but the French finally won. This sets us up for a Germany/France game on July 4th - two soccer powerhouses plus I get …
... their back!! The Jesuits then designed the first elevator, a simple rope and pulley system to make it simpler to transport goods and people between the port and the settlement (to the relief of the slaves!!) In 1868, in the middle of the Industrial Revolution, an iron structure with clanking steam elevators was inaugurated and this was finally replaced by an electric system in 1928 to what we see today. It beats walking and is ridiculously cheap. It cost ...
... one week and is extremely popular with Brazilians and tourists alike. In 2013, the event happens on February 7th - 14th and consists of parades,live entertainment, music, dancers and vendors. The main parades follow three circuits: one in the historic center Pelourinho (with mainly traditional groups in costumes), one on Campo Grande, where most bands play samba, and in recent years the most popular one in Barra / Ondina, where modern Brazilian Axé music ...
... final they were all out in force. Cheering for their team, cheering for their country and cheering for their sport. Tourists and locals alike staked out their place in front of a tv or big screen and waited in anticipation for the big match. The whole country stopped I'm sure. The shops all closed and the streets were dead except for the bars and restaurants which were showing the game. It provided a petty ...
... it) I decided it was time for a bit of dinner, so it was another taxi through the badlands and towards our hostel, there a couple of decent restaurants there, and I fancied this fish stew again (Peggy has promised to send me the recipe at some point) Mario and I got a taxi out of there and went uphill
I had my fish stew, so this is the end of another entry, sorry it’s not very exciting, but it just wasn’t an exciting day, just another wet ...