Regent Park Hotel
Travel Blogs from Sao Paulo
Only here for 1 night for a connection onto Iguazu falls This is Brazil's largest city. We had a morning stroll to Ibirapuera park which is in the city centre and watched a bit of the marathon that was taking place. We have loved Brazil and now very excited to see Argentina! Next stop ...
... the bus was late. It was evidence of the traffic situation that Fernando had told us about the day before. As it was we did not need to leave at 8 AM anyway and many of the class got down for breakfast just minutes before we were supposed to leave anyway. The restaurant was nice but for the most part the food for breakfast was no different there than it would be at home in a hotel restaurant. The thing that I would never get used to is ...
... cities in Brazil, has a bit of a crack problem and we are told most of the homeless in this part of the city are crackheads, making it quite unsafe to walk around at night.
Later in the afternoon we meet up with Fernando and Louise, two Paulistaīs (the name given to residents of SP) whom we had met in Rio. They deserve a seperate mention in this blog as they have gone out of their way, both in Rio and in Sampa, to translate for ...
It's the day of our flight to Brasil, and we still have a couple more things to send to the storage shed, pack our bags and get to the gold coast airport. Danielīs mate Junior offers to take us, lucky - we have 2 suitcases each, plus laptops, carry on & Daniel īs surfboards. Tourists!!!
Get to the Gold Coast Airport and get a sad text message from Mum that my darling puppy Flash died that morning. He was very sick in hospital receiving nutrients via ...
... the following will not be infused with philosophical insights, however I do have some words of wisdom to share with you - well to be fair they are actually just some top tips.
Anyway a few pieces of advice that will be going in my book - "Gap years for people who are bordering on being anal, have obviously created a spreadsheet for the trip and with a perchant for putting things in zip Lock bags and money bags".
1. When you are doing that final ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center