Hotel Villa Rica Rio de Janeiro
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Villa Rica Rio de Janeiro
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... grandstands are constructed on both sides. After the first run-through schools and with their carts and costumes celebrated the Samba had celebrated, was suddenly quiet. We thought if all this would have been after only one hour Samba. We consulted the many flyers which we got and saw that it had more moves this evening. After about 15 minutes a new samba song was played over the speakers and the next move started its way through the Sambadromo. While a move about an hour the ...
... a million other tourists and took our fair share of selfies and scenic shots, the view was spectacular in every direction. A short nap on the beach was needed after a few hours queueing for the train back down.
Tomorrow we are swapping the hectic city streets of Rio for the chilled out beach life of Ilha Grande. Apologies for the long post, we got a little excited as it our first one. Promise to refine our blogging skills and the info for next time.
Lots of love from far away.x
... a five minute walk from Copacabana, and 9 minutes from Ipamema, and the back streets are very rough and non too clean, and the people mostly very ordinary (and mostly overweight) – you could easily be in any ordinary new Zealand town.
Everyone seems to have a dog, or two, or three, often ...
... and all different herbs and spices. Nom nom. I ate a lot. Im glad I stopped when I did because I was seriously full. Cant wait to go back there. Yum. We got back to our room and packed our bag for the next day so we can just get up and leave to go to Iguazu. We got ready and Renato picked us up right on 10pm. We made our way to the metro and we learned a little bit more about our landlord. He was 33, gay, and worked from home. He looks for locations for music videos ...
... of being robbed at knife point. The best part was going through folders of criminals, to try and identify my attacker. Obviously, i wasn't going to be able to select anybody. It made for a more believeable story, admitting that I would recognize one of the attackers. From the police station, I walked the whole length of Impanema beach. I arrived at a point to the left of the beach, where a heap of people were sitting on rocks to watch the sunset. There were some surfers getting a ...