San Raphael 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 ...
... found out and until i could realise what was happening exactly with my flights, was considerable.
So total change of plans in a matter of hours and I was on my way for Sao Paolo instead of Bolivia. The whole trip until Sao Paolo was one of the most exhaustive ones! I had to take the bus from Cusco to Lima, 22 hours, then spend 12 hours in Lima and then take my flight to Sao Paolo (5-6 hours).
While about to get on board on the plane, tired and ...
My final day in Brazil I decided to explore two of Sao Paulo's museums noted among the best of Latin America. The MASP- hyped as perhaps the best art museum South America has to offer, was a bit of a disappointment to say the least. A few Van Goghs, Reniors, Monets, (I found out too late that even photos weren't allowed), all stuffed into one floor with three different rooms. Half the floor was a gallery showing of one German ...
... the long lines of immigration, I was so tensed for they might actually deny me entry. When I reached the counter, the woman just looked at my passport and stamped it right away. I thought to myself, "mas marami pang tanong yung Philippine Immigration ah!"
So I went out to exchange some currency and find the information booth so I can find the bus to Campinas. I had to ask so many times before I found the Caprioli bus that offers ...
... jams, therefore there are a number of helicopter pads on top of office buildings. The rich prefer to use their helicopters to travel into the centre rather then get stuck in traffic jams.
Once we arrived at the bus terminal we took a taxi to our hostel. We had a problem with the first hostel we tried as it was full, but luckily we had a back up in the Vila Madalena area of Sao Paulo.
That night because we arrived late so we had a meal at a local restaurant which ...
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services