Beautiful Chalet with fireplace, kitchen service area, 2 balconies, 2 bedrooms, bay windows, mezzanine, toilet, bathroom with luxury shower and electric shower, 1300m of land with stones, stream into the ground, the cottage this 50 m waterfall three basins, very green, quiet, clean air, safety, contact with nature. Easy access to Heaven, Meets and up to 8 people comfortably. even accept small pets
The cottage is situated high in Boulder with lots of green, the point is in the center with many attractions, restaurants, shopping, including the home of Santa Claus. Distance from the cottage to the center 4 km, excellent to good walks in contact with nature, in addition to several waterfalls which also give a show piece, it's worth checking out.
A Brief History of Boulder - For Talitha Square ('Nose India' - Maio-Junho/98).
The Finnish immigration in Boulder, then district Resende, bascamente differs from the others who come to Brazil. Do not seek here the Nordic material wealth, or 'doing' Brazil, as was common to Iberians; did not leave their land by political persecution, or fleeing racial or religious neuroses. Are, at the time, people defined position in Finland: agricultural technicians, technicians in architectural design, builders, gymnasts, farmers, massage therapists, teachers and others. Live a life without difficulties material among friends and family. Roots are Protestant-Lutheran. Cheerful in groups gather and sing their songs natal and hymns. Sensitive, play musical instruments, piano, violin, organ, 'kantele' (a kind of zither). Play and sing.
This immigration leads a visionary - poet - agricultural, scholar of soil, plants, nature, highly mystical person, a faith as the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. ' This man is Toivo Uuskallio. Sit by the spirit he sent to other lands, the South, where they could live closer to nature and working groups. Charismatic leader, he traces as walking search of sympathizers to their cause immigration and it has the support of the Lutheran pastor Pennanem. Meetings, discussions, proposals, and part a small group of five Finns, coming to Rio de Janeiro in 1927. With him comes his wife Liisa, firm personality that will become mainstay in the colony, and more Frans Fagerlund, Enok Nyberg and Eino Kajander.
Marvel at the natural beauty of Rio, settle into a German pension the street from the Riachuelo, enroll in school Berlitz to learn Portuguese in intensive course. Already with a basic vocabulary least traveling by train to Barra Mansa, where, by appointment of the manager of the pension, will all work in Three Wells Farm, owned by the Monastery of São Bento. Barra Mansa is just making acquaintance with the land, but the main objective is to search for a proper place to purchase property in the community and putting into practice their ideals.
In 1929, after passing through Itatiaia and visiting farms in São Paulo, Espírito Santo and Rio de Janeiro, pleasing to the Fazenda Penedo, also owned by the Monastery of São Bento. Near Town, with 3. 500 acres, 2. 000 Forest, pure water, cut by streams, various altitudes, providing culture of tropical plants and European headquarters built and can accommodate comers, this was the place.
Buy yourself Fazenda Penedo. The pastor encourages Pennanem Finland's coming more supporters. The newspapers reported in 1929 and now reaches a second group. Later disembark most Finns, received at the dock with songs and roses. Still others come later, with the colony already fixed. The Benedictines had explored the land with coffee, exploitation of firewood and charcoal, and with the fall of coffee, cattle. Hence the hills became pastures and there was no trace of the surrounding rainforest. (...)
The soil in the plain was drained, and the ants exterminated all. And there were mosquitoes, floods tropical unexpected. Make necessary redo the soil and persist. Struggle against all Finns to find products possible to plant in the ground worked: corn, sweet potatoes, vegetables, bananas and even flowers. Toivo Suni, already in the colony, built in 1930, the first house as a model to others. Suni will be highlighted later as a major artist, after the arrival, in 1948, the Czech painter Ian Zach, that is established in the colony to resign from the post of cultural attaché of your country.