Stream Palace Hotel
Travel Blogs from Ribeirao Preto
... are relatively big but i had three different types; orginal, spiced chicken and salted meat. The spiced chicken was the best.
We went the in the car owned by 'peter crouch' (Brazilians all have nicknames), which is a volkswagen camper thing, the combi as these guys call it. I took some photos on my 4/3 camera but im having problems transferring them to this computer. (i also have left my 16gb card that i bought for that camera, which is really annoying)
... world, ever. It stretched from São Paulo state all the way to the state of Minas Gerais state spanning well over 100 km from tip-to-tip. Now it is a vestige of the coffee industry that formerly dominated Brazilian agriculture. The roads and many of the buildings around the campus are made of stones and built by slaves, not long enough ago. Initially, the university built houses for the professors on campus to attract researchers to ...
This morning I turned up for work and was told that some of us were going on a road trip to visit a industrial biodiesel reactor, which sounded really cool. Five of us went in one of the guys car and drove through Araraquara to a small farm place outside the city. The reactor was medium size (sort of like a proof of concept thing) and it used lots of renewable things to conduct parts of the reaction with some pretty advanced ...
... speak English so I typed a story into google translate before i went in, had to use the phone as a translator when signing up, which worked well but everyone found very funny! Last night we (the boys from the frat) went to a bar to meet some friends and try a pork speciality. It was pretty good, its like a bit of pork belly that is deep fried and eaten with a squeezed lime. ...
First day at UNESP, really excited about what Im going to be working on; its looking like ill spend the first half working on bio-hydorgen and the second half working on biodiesel. Most people can speak some broken English, the guy who showed me around had the best and he seems to be one of the older phd students. The professor was not there today, but im sure i ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking