Pousada da Mangueira
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We arrived after a two and a half hour delay due to fog in Rio. A shuttle ride to our lovely accommodation, with pool and walking distance to the old city.
... few years ago I was sitting beside Emmo at a pre drinks and he kept reiterating to anyone that would listen that "we were all in the prime of our health and height of our sexual powers and to embrace that fact". Over the two hours we were there no matter what topic we discussed it would always end with Emmo announcing his catchphrase. He's a class act. We learned the basic history of Salvador and he brought us to churches and viewpoints but after an hour we'd had enough. When ...
... costumes, the personal effects of the poet Castro Alves (author of Návio Negreiro, or Slave Ship, and one of the first public figures to protest slavery), and traditional rag dolls enacting quotidian colonial life, as well as paintings and sculptures. R$ 3.
Jacko filmed the video to this song in Salvador, featuring those drummers you saw on TV after ever Brazil game.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNJL6nf u__Q
Caught the 9am bus from Itacare with Verena, a little bit hungover from the previous evening. This resulted in me leaving on board my half a litre of Vodka. We just about make the ferry, that crosses the bay to Salvador by 3pm. Comfortably in time for the final I think. Verena looks edgy. I ask ...
... which were dancing and chanting along in our mouths to the rhythm of the drums.
Naturally we found drums and rhythm and chants down in Barra at the Fanfest on the day Brazil faced Colombia in the Quarterfinal match. We decided we would experience every Brazil game with Brazilians. And while we had visited the fanfest that was stationed on the shore, in front of the lighthouse by the beach of Barra, we had not experienced it during a ...