Rio de Janeiro is one of the most spectacular cities,
see pictures. A natural
good beaches surrounded by green mountains. After Sao Paulo, Rio is the
second most populous city (6 mio). It is Brasils best known city in the
world. Rio's climate is tropical. Summer months are humid.
Corcovado Mountain: Take a funicular up to the statue. The view from this point is
breathtaking. The statue was built 1931.
Rio is an extremely modern city, with most of its urban attractions
conveniently placed in a compact area in the city centre. It has some superb
buildings, including museums that ideally present the vibrant culture. Rio’s
cuisine is a first-rate mix of European and African influences and meat
lovers will be in their element with restaurants serving some of the world’s
Rio is of course famous for its annual carnival – the greatest party in the
world. Visitors to the carnival are never disappointed. The atmosphere is
incredible, the floats amazing and the people beautiful. Travellers to Rio
expect something very special and this amazing city fulfils each and every