Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Then & Now
Ingreja de NS de Candelaria
The original design of this church (dating back to the 16th century) was originally commissioned by...
Ipanema and Leblon Beaches
While on first look the beaches of Ipanema and Leblon seem to be just one long beach, there are...
Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas
Considered to be one of the most beautiful spots in the city, this lake has a 7.2lm cycling/walking...
English style gardens and lakes are to be found here as well as the Instituto Nacional de Belas...
Copacabana and Leme Beaches
As with Ipanema, there are signposted areas designating which groups occupies which part of the...
Location: Av das Americasa 4666, Barra de Tijuca
The largest shopping mall in the Barra
Sao Conrado Fashion Mall
Location: Estrada da Gavea 899, Sao Conrado
Upscale boutiques are what you’ll find here.
Rio Design Centre
Location: Av das Americas 7770, Barra da Tijuca
A stylish, up-scale place where you’ll
Casa da Suica
A slice of Switzerland in Latin America, you’ll find flambes, fondues and constantly changing
Italian food is served in this candlelit setting which caters to a well-dressed crowd.
An all-you-can-eat seafood buffet with waiters working the room with delicious platters of tuna,