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Travel Blogs from Curitiba
The bus ride from Florianopolis to Curitiba took just under 3 hours, Barbara and I slept nearly all the way as we have picked up quite severe colds.
Curitibi by all accounts is a city that is not quite Brazilian. People seemed better dressed English seemed more common. The city also seemed to be much better maintained.
Our Hotel was …
We woke up at our hotel in Porto Alegre at the awful hour of 3.30am. A bus to the airport and then a 50 minute flight later and by 7am we were out the front of the airport waiting for our coaches in the city of Curitiba.
About 90 of us from the tour took this flight. The rest were on later flights.
As we had arrived so early we …
Met Jonny and Tenele at 10am and made our way to the stadium. Aussies lost 3-0 but was still a great atmosphere. Had a girl named Sarah bump into us out front of stadium and asked to tag along. We asked some Aussies where they were going to watch the Brazil match and they ended out taking us to the square where our hostel was. Watched the game and had ...
... the tables were taken, this really nice group of locals invited me to sit with them.... they were celebrating a birthday! This encounter then changed everything, after cake eating and beer drinking the start of a great friendship began. So this group kind of adopted me, I've been to BBQs, parties, nightclubs and games with these guys.
One thing about Brazil is that they sure know how to party. I've had a few nights where my head hit the pillow around 6am.....they just ...
6:20am our bus pulls into the main Rodoviara in Curitiba. After a quick tea at the station to heat ourselves up, we set out to walk to our new place in downtown Curitiba. We can really start to feel the chill of winter here as the temperature is around 10 Celsius in the morning.
Our host Lia fortunately welcomes us with a really nice breakfast and leads ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility