Hotel Santa Teresa - Relais & Chateaux
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... complex with these crazy stained glass windows. This church was massive and situated in the heart of rio city. It as good to see that rio has so much more to offer than just the beaches and the mountains. We also went to do a bit of a shop in Botofogo and just relaxed untill we were ready to take on the rest of the day. We then went to the FIFA fan fest and check it out this thing is massive, properly huge!! We walked through the one entrance ...
... it is a bit bloody difficult to hide! Of the four beaches it is the most stunning and ironically the most deserted. It is situated a little out of town but it is definitely worth the taxi fare. --------------------------------------- ---------------- Track of the day 'Girl from Ipanema' - Brazilian Lounge Project Link to soundtrack http://open.spotify.com/user/1147454646 ...
... and we made the most of it with some beer, caipirinhas and dancing at the local club which resembled a newly born calf trying to stand. Not mentioning any names here BAZ. All capped off with a 4-a-side drumming of the Ozzies down the local beach at five in the morning. Game number two brought us to the enormous city of São Paulo, twenty million people going about their business makes it the economic hub of Brazil and ...
I've thought about it lots and I really cannot find the words to describe Rio carnaval in one blog post. I didn't even take my camera / phone out with me but sometimes other people did so I'll let those photos tell the story for now (although they still don't even come close to doing it justice!). I did have a disposable camera though and cannot wait to see those photos when I finally find somewhere to get it developed, so I'll share those too ...
... little town of rustic houses, hostels, acai bars, and exquisite beaches! Our hostel was a neat, friendly and pretty wooden place up a hill past the town and in the forest.. With the sounds of a trickling stream nearby, views of toucans through the trees and lots of interesting travellers we managed 4 fantastic days of rest, swimming and total enjoyment. We saw an epic sunrise on a deserted beach as we walked to a natural ocean piscina (pool) for a blissful ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Pets allowed
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