Atlantico Sul Hotel
- Tennis Court
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Swimming pool
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... And I felt underwhelmed.
I couldn't believe it. The day before I lost my breath looking at it from a distance, and now I was right here, I felt underwhelmed. To start, it didn't look that big, and it wasn't white (in hindsight, obviously, because it's made of sandstone). But also, I wasn't feeling 100% so that must have something to do with it. I so badly wanted to be filled with joy and wonder, and write about feeling with joy and wonder, but more than that I ...
... I was looking for a restaurant and saw long lineups everywhere except McDonald's... So I continued on; who needed lunch! Went along the Copacabana beach, and around the area.
I even spotted a wallet on the ground. Left it there as I had no idea who to tell or what to say. Strange feeling just leaving it there.
I had an early dinner. A couple of caipirinha. That is what ...
... which is a dressed up version of what they used to feed the slaves--beans and rice, plus collard greens, meats and sausages, farofa (manioc meal) spicy hot sauce and oranges. The Brazilians assemble this all together on top of rice and eat it for special occasions.
When the rest of the group went to Sugarloaf Mountain, my driver picked me up and brought me to the airport for my 6 pm flight. I was a ...
Was dropped off next to the Rio Lagoon - to ease the pain of climbing taxi fare and took a bus back to the beaches and bus back to our accommodation.
My lost suitcase turned up at 8pm by courier - great to have my stuff again. Did I mention this earlier ? Only one suitcase of 2 came from Dubai. with us.
So off for walk again to Leblon for dinner. Finding Brazilians speaking English other than at major hotels was minor inconvience ...
... station when you enter the park they will try to sell you a boat trip and a 4×4 truck tour through the jungle (to the boat tour). You can buy just the boat trip and board at the lower trail.
The hours for Iguazu Falls park on the Argentina side are 8am to 6pm. You need an entire day to see everything at the Argentina side of Iguazu falls. Make sure you bring clothes that you want to get wet!
Cost to Enter the Argentina Side