Travel Blogs from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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 Were gonna party like its your birthday! , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil travel blog

Were gonna party like its your birthday!

A travel blog entry by corinneandluke

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... Maracana Football Stadium, the largest stadium in South America and used to hold football games between the big teams of Rio like Botafogo, Flamengo and Vasco de Gama. However, it was just our luck that on the day we went, they werent allowing visitors as ...

Rio in a day, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil travel blog

Rio in a day

A travel blog entry by samsonite32

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... the day there would rarely be an occasion when we couldn't see a monkey!). At the top of the mountain the whole of Rio showed itself in its full glory being overlooked by the statue of Christ, quite beautiful...and busy!  There was a church service ...

Climbing Sugarloaf, Rio, Brazil travel blog

Climbing Sugarloaf

A travel blog entry by will.traveller

... hike until it gets too difficult then turn around. Most of the climb is on steep rock but not requiring climbing gear. 3 people from Rio are climbing as well. They have a rope. We appear to be the only ones climbing that afternoon. They are very surprised ...

Buns and bikes  in Buzios, Buzios, Brazil travel blog

Buns and bikes in Buzios

A travel blog entry by andersontravel

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Traveling northeast a few hours from Rio de Janeiro we planted ourselves in Buzios for a few days. Buzios is a small beach town outlined by 17 different beaches. It used to be a small fishing village until the 60s and now it is a tourist haven full of ...

Carioca!!!!, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil travel blog

Carioca!!!!

A travel blog entry by mowgli

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... ' a quanto pare la mia macchina fotografica non parla portoghese e non si capisce con i computers locali... comunque... Arrivo a Rio la mattina prestissimo di domenica, forsae non lo sapete ma godo di un agente di viaggio assolutamente personale che ha ...

Rio: 'Cidade Maravilhosa', Rio de Janeiro, Brazil travel blog

Rio: 'Cidade Maravilhosa'

A travel blog entry by samandpriya

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... I blended in anyway. Native Indians, Portuguese settlers and African slaves has produced a society of racial and ethnic complexity in Brazil and there was a whole array of skin tones on show. Sunday was hot (26C). The humidity has been playing ...

Rio Rumba, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil travel blog

Rio Rumba

A travel blog entry by jttours

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... .  That evening we walked along Ipanema beach and enjoyed the view and the sunset. It's a great place to people watch with Rio's overly coiffed rich folk, favela kids and sun burnt tourists all in the same place. The second day we went to a favela as ...

Christo and the Maracana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil travel blog

Christo and the Maracana

A travel blog entry by yorkieandloxy

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... and so adopted them as our team. Flamengo has the largest fan base in Brasil with approximately 1,000,000 fans in Rio alone. Inadvertently, Jo was wearing the same colours as the team we were supporting so she looked the part! ...

The Gayle from Ipanema......., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil travel blog

The Gayle from Ipanema.......

A travel blog entry by parkerich

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........so the national bog roll shortage spread to Rio de Janeiro - Pablo & Carmen had officially arrived in one of the coolest cities in the world. Did they go sight seeing - no, Pablo spent most of the first day in the bog. Wed rather foolishly ...

Sky Centre, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil travel blog

Sky Centre

A travel blog entry by mlcmimi

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... and looked delicious. Now 11:00am we had to get going to our paragliding class. The class was in Sao Conrado, east of Rio de Janeiro. Hailed a taxi, got in and drove for fifteen minutes until we got to the Sky Centre. We were greeted by our instructors, ...

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