Othon Classic Sao Paulo
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 ...
... has a lot of the same problems with Portuguese that I do. Someone pointed that out halfway through the party, and over the course of the evening I repeatedly supported the notion that I speak like a toddler. I think the two of us understood each other very well. Everyone in the room shared in my amusement when he insisted on giving me a beijo on the cheek before leaving.
In many ways these study abroad experiences do remind me of being a child. ...
... boss. We also took a walk across the street to walk thru a supermarket which was interesting. A lot of similar foods to the US, with a similar floor plan layout.
Next stop was lunch at Congonhas Prime restaurant which was another Brazilian chascoria (spelling). Not as fancy as the nite before, but very decent for a lunch.
After an hour drive and a power nap, we arrived at our next destination, Natura, located at Rodovia Anhanguera, Km ...
... at us! Another guy appeared and after 20minutes or so he eventually said Žits ok sir` - and that was it, not apology or anything but they gave us our room key and it was a really nice room and comfy bed so thats all we needed.
The next day we took a bus and subway into the centre of the city to find our hostel. After going the wrong direction we finally found it. We received a really warm welcome from the ...
... at 4pm for a workout and a surf on the beach! Personally IŽd pick Rio any day but each to their own.
When the guys all left about 10ish , Jeff and I stayed on for some late night steak in madeira sauce mopped up with crispy bread and another couple of drinks! (weŽd have to tell those in the hostel we shared a pastry from the local corner shop!) . The joys of no work on a Monday,,..we left at closing time and jumped in a taxi home...was a great ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center