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      Natal Jul 18, 2016 at 5:59 PM

      My partner and I would like to take a 2 day buggy tour from Natal to Maracajau (to snorkle) on February 3, 2017, returning to Natal by way of a tour to Genipabu on the second day. We are Canadian and speak English, if possible it would be good to have an english speaking buggy driver/tour guide. Or, I would be interested in renting a buggy and driving myself.Either way, Is this a possibility and how much money would this sort of tour/rental cost? Would it be possible to get a list of companies/people to get in touch with regarding a tour like this? Thank you, Leonard

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    • Luggage and transport to Puerto Iguazú

      Parque Nacional do Iguaçu Jul 15, 2016 at 9:18 AM

      We are a couple. In november 26 (saturday) we are going to arrive in Foz do Iguacu airport, we would see Foz do Iguaçu Natural Park and then go to the hotel in Puerto Iguazú (Argentina).
      We would ask you if it's possible to leave luggage in a safe place in Visitor's Center in the park, and then later to take it and have direct transportation from Park to Puerto Iguazú.
      Thank you very much in advance

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      Curitiba Jun 27, 2016 at 4:28 AM

      I need to buy a new headset for my pc, will I be able to buy one in the mall?
      If so how much ?

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    • Birth certificate

      Brazil Jul 4, 2016 at 1:26 PM

      Hello, does anyone knows how can we get a birth certificate from brazil without travelling there? Is there any online services?
      Thank you for the help

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    • Weather and danger ?

      Rio de Janeiro Jul 4, 2016 at 7:36 AM

      I ll be there between the 12th and the 23 th of july , so how is the weather like ? Can we swim ? What clothes to bring ?

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      The Hill up to Olinda

      by ladysail Online Now Feb 14, 2008 at 6:45 PM

      Hi....just wondering if anyone knows how steep the hill is that takes a person into Olinda. Is it too steep to walk up? Is there a bus, shuttle bus, that would take people up the hill from Recife?

      Thank you,
      Joyce

      1 Answer Feb 15, 2008 at 6:07 AM
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      In Recife for a few hours only: What to choose Recife or Olinda ?

      by jocelysue Online Now Jan 12, 2008 at 11:20 AM

      On our cruise, our ship is docking in Recife from 8a.m. to 3 p.m. Hardly any time to see anything as we have heard that many sites are closed during lunch hour. What would you suggest that would help us get a "taste" of Recife or Olinda so that we can bring back interesting memories. We are interested in people and their customs mostly and are not attracted by beaches.

      TIA for your input.

    • Olinda info

      by GIORGIOB2007 Online Now Nov 21, 2007 at 7:31 AM

      Hello,

      I have collected that Recife is not safe place. But what about Olinda. Both are only away 5KM. Is it Olinda quite safer and are there many tourists there ? Is there a nice beach in Olinda where tourists prefer or various beaches ? How big is the place ? If I stay in the city center how far is the beach. could i walk the area on foot or is not that small place?

      I have read one suggestion about accommodation to Pousada od Amparo. Anybody else has any other economic suggestions?

      Thanks!

      George

      1 Answer Dec 4, 2007 at 3:46 AM
    • Place to stay

      by kovatchev Online Now Jul 10, 2007 at 11:12 AM

      Hello,

      My fiancee and I are looking for a nice, but economical (up to 60 USD/night) place to stay in Olinda, in late August. Does anyone have any recommendations?

      Cheers,
      Alex

      2 Answers Jul 12, 2007 at 6:05 PM
    • Olinda hostel/hotel Carnaval, also from there?

      by AndrewKS Online Now Jan 4, 2005 at 1:17 PM

      Does anyone have a recommendation of where my friend and I could stay in Olinda during Carnaval? Also, after Carnaval we have around 10 days before we fly from Manaus to Buenos Aires. I was thinking of heading to Belem, taking a Amazon cruise to Manaus and then seeing the jungle from there before moving on. Does anyone know about the the river cruise from Belem to Manaus? Should I bother with other places instead, like Fortaleza? Natal?

      2 Answers Jan 7, 2005 at 11:23 AM
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      Carnival in Olinda

      by Emmi11 Online Now Oct 25, 2004 at 8:25 AM

      I will be travelling in Brazil again next year but am not yet sure whether we will be in Olinda or Rio for Carnival. There doesn't seem to be any apartment/house rental in Olinda, and prices are even more expensive than Rio. Can anyone help or advise of options? Also, I am a little claustrophobic! I was OK in the sambadromo last year and OK at Banda da Ipanema, but some friends have said that I might find the crowds in Olinda a bit too much - can anyone offer any advice??? THANKS x

      6 Answers Oct 27, 2004 at 6:43 PM
    • Art/Craft/Education in Olinda

      by mcL Online Now Jun 19, 2004 at 8:24 AM

      Hi everyone, I am despirate to live and work in Olinda! I ideally would love to get involved in Arts/crafts education initially, or english language if all else fails! ,within schools or community groups. But I have no idea where to start looking for this kind of information being in the U.K. Any advice would be greatly welcomed as I have 7 months to plan, and will go anyway if nothing turns up!! Many Thanks mcL

      1 Answer Jan 3, 2005 at 11:15 AM
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      capoeira in olinda

      by happyman0712 Online Now May 11, 2003 at 7:30 PM

      is there a capoeira presence in olinda?

      2 Answers Jan 9, 2004 at 11:42 PM