Ritz Plaza Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Reduced mobility rooms
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... as it sounds,however, we did have a good a flight down, with just a hint of turbulence/turdulance as we like to call it.We set off approximately 12.40 am and arrived in Rio approx 11.40 ish .It was a pleasantly warm 30 degrees!!!! The transfer to the Sheraton Hotel took another 30 mins and after getting booked in,we were soon snugly asleep on the 20th ...
... who spoke no english but were extremely helpful to find our Airbnb apartment. Finally we made it. We couldn't believe how friendly and kind eveyone was. The apartment was in a Favela which translates to 'slums' but it wasn't at all. It was more like a community. There are favelas all over Rio and are generally thought of as being dangerous and run down but we were all good.
It was a cold shower then out the door to see Copacabana beach. We were about a 15min ...
... city of Rio.
- Lunch of the usual grilled meats, with the servers circulating among the tables with giant skewers of meat (beef, pork, lamb, moose(?), linguica, chicken, more beef...) hot off the rotisserie.
- Then to the Sugar Loaf to see more panoramic vistas. This time a two-stage cable car ride to the top.
... and all different herbs and spices. Nom nom. I ate a lot. Im glad I stopped when I did because I was seriously full. Cant wait to go back there. Yum. We got back to our room and packed our bag for the next day so we can just get up and leave to go to Iguazu. We got ready and Renato picked us up right on 10pm. We made our way to the metro and we learned a little bit more about our landlord. He was 33, gay, and worked from home. He looks for locations for music videos ...
... I was finishing my beer, a security guard asked me to get back on the right side of the barrier. Fun wrecker! I made friends with. German and some American girls. We all stayed to drink for a few hours together. I enjoyed this arvo a lot better than the crowded Christo redento. *Sunset at Impanema beach- I spent the morning at the tourist police station, getting a police report done, to claim travel insurance on my stolen goods. I had to say that I had been robbed and used ...