Archive for month: October, 2010

Minas Gerais Pousada Near Diamantina – Delicious Retreat on the Estrada Real

8 October, 2010 (13:44) | Budget Travel, Recommended Digs | By: darngooddigs

Visitors to Minas Gerais, the Brazilian state bordering Rio de Janeiro, can step back in time by wandering the cobblestone streets among whitewashed 18th century houses in dozens of colonial mining towns dotting the region. The most famous destinations, Ouro Preto, Tiradentes, and Mariana, are closest to Rio, but true treasures await for intrepid travelers […]