The last meal was meat, too
Brazil

The last meal was meat, too

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] For the last meal in South America, we had a lot of meat at a restaurant called Churrascaria Carretao near Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro. Nowadays we see Churrascarias everywhere in the world, but this is originally Brazilian. Waiters go around the table with the various skewered meat and the customers can …

Gorgeous restaurant
Brazil

Gorgeous restaurant

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] On that day we had our lunch in the historical restaurant in Rio de Janeiro called Confeitaria Colombo. It was a large restaurant with the huge mirrors founded in 1894. Because of the mirrors the space looked even bigger. These mirrors are from Belgium, the stained glasses are from France and the …

Getting drunk comfortably
Brazil

Getting drunk comfortably

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] After eating good meat in Paraty in Brazil, we had a walk around the town at night. Because this was a touristy place, the shops were open late, so we did a bit of souvenir shopping. When we were coming back to the hotel finally, we came across a kind of pub …

Enjoyed the town of Paraty
Brazil

Enjoyed the town of Paraty

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] On the next day, a boat trip from Paraty for swimming was planned. But I could not sleep at all that night and my stomach was not particularly good, so we stayed in the town and took it easy. This tour was very busy, two nights at a place, so maybe I …

Paraty at night
Brazil

Paraty at night

Miranda

[ Jan.2016 ] The first thing I noticed in Paraty, Brazil at night was the vendors selling sweets such as egg tart pastries and creme caramels. The ground was paved very roughly and very difficult to walk on it. There were many people hanging around. It was the atmosphere of the summer holiday. We went …