Rio de Janeiro has been nicknamed the Cidade Maravilhosa – “Marvelous City”, and how true it is. Nestled in the heart of Brazil’s southeastern coast, the cosmopolitan metropolis has just about everything to offer.
Start with the glorious beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema, which embrace the warm, fresh Atlantic Ocean. Here both machismo and sensuality come alive, and fun under the sun is an understatement with futebol, volleyball, sunbathing, love and lounging all around. From the beaches, take to the mountains that divide the city in half, for hiking, ... [read more]
Author: Miss Julie
Date:December 24th, 2006