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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Bento Goncalves
... refused to let me have an incoming call on his phone!
Wasted so much time and energy that it was already starting
to get dark – much as I really wanted to check out Dirty Old Man, a bar with
microbrews, I was thwarted and had to head to a super for some generic rubbish –
don’t think I’ll be giving Brahma a look in again – hopefully I won’t ever be
... days, so need to plan accordingly. Also fewer bus services than expected so getting to the Valle de Vinheiros and visiting any vineyards is seeming too hard! Getting to the coast seems impossible to do at any useful hour without backtracking to Porto Alegre – agh!
Time to sample one of the better common brews here, the Bohemia, a pilsen and chill for the night – too late to head back to Gramado for tonight’s events and no fun in this weather ...
... which was the only option available, as "lixo car" was not an option. We spent more than an hour to upgrade the car contract and paid (AUD 1000) for it. We got the hotel "Tremun Mirador del Lago" at about 7 pm. We then went out for dinner (pizza at Napoleon). Before that, we stopped at the tourism office and at the local supermarket to buy water. We got back at the hotel at about 9 pm and were ready for shower and bed after what it was a very long ...
Having bought my ticket the previous day (U$ 2,195 + U$ 20 departure tax with EGA) I had to go back to the desk to check in - show my immigration entry stamp, hand in my passport, and update my ticket with the bus details. I arrived at the terminal at 7:15pm and waited in a very long queue. I'm not sure if I'd caught the after work rush or what as there'd been no queue the previous day but I was soon able to jump it as a 'Porto ...
... s English is ok and my Portuguese is non-existent), though I had my phrase book with me so read out some random phrases to make her laugh. Katie also bought some of the traditional Brazilian mate and we drank that on the way (can't remember the name!). Gramado is a really nice town, but we continued to the next town along (name I forget) where we went to a cathedral and then to a nice restaurant (which also sells ...