Ouro Preto is the colonial gem of the state of Minas Gerais in the southeast of Brazil. The city is located about 100 kilometres from Belo Horizonte and almost 500 kilometres from Rio de Janeiro. It's one of the main sights in Minas Gerais because its splendid Baroqua architecture which gave it a place on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
From the Ouro Preto Travel Guide
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After 12 hours in the car, we take it easy the next day. After a relaxing morning, we head to Ouro Preto, an amazing hilly colonial town. Matthias and Oscar feel that we are visiting too many churches, but we have a secret weapon: ice cream break! We're not going to be able to see everything in one day ...
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The hellish wait and the hellish bus ride were thankfully worth it once we feasted our eyes on the beauty that is Ouro Preto. Arriving a 6am on virtually no sleep, we were so enthralled by the view ...
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Da in Brasilien nicht immer die Sonne scheint, genossen wir 2 Tage Dauerregen in Ouro Preto. Den ersten Tag durften wir aber zum Glück bei Sonnenschein und 30 °C geniessen. Da haben wir selbst für ...
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