Casa Blanca Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... saw him trying to climb the fence behind me, obviously with the intention of jumping on my shoulder grabbing what was in my hand and running away - but I was too quick for him hah!
We walked the upper circuit next which gives you a view of the falls from above and I found it quite weird to see how calm the water is on the rivers approaching the falls only then to create such a loud crashing sound and we could feel the vibration in the ground. There were ...
... wrapped all our stuff up in waterproof bags. We had heard that you get very wet on this particular boat tour but I wasn't quite prepared for how wet you do actually get.....we were as wet as if we had jumped in a swimming pool fully clothed! The boat first sits and looms at one of the falls so people can take pictures and then once the cameras are away it is time to get up close! You speed up to the water cascading down and the boat sits in the area ...
... they give you to protect your belongings. The boat heads into the falls at full speed and you get absolutely soaked. I mean drowned. I put on a $1 poncho from the Dollar Store so I wasn't quite as wet as some, but don't be under the illusion you'll stay dry. We were soaked from head to toe. We went into the falls three times before we headed back -- the third time we were absolutely pummeled.. Some brought towels to dry ...
... and out we don't need to declare or get any stamps.
The contrast between Brasil and Paraguay is stark. It is immediately obvious you are entering a third world country. All the buildings lining the streets away from the border sell cheaper electronics, clothes and perfurmes than can be found in Brasil, and are generally well kept and maintained. There are even some malls that sell high end stuff at prices comparable to the UK. It's on the ...
... stop a van pulled up and offered us a ride for 5 real across the border so we jumped in and snuck across easily. Crazy how in 10 minutes you can be in a complete new country, and it felt quite different. Heaps of little market stools selling cheap ****** electronics and fake football gear. We heard that guns are easily accessible for sale so asked a guy selling tazers to take us to see some guns. After walking up a street, and abit ...