Mercure Apartments Rio De Janeiro Arpoador

Rua Fransisco Otaviano 61, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, 22080-040, Brazil | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $184.00

Travel Blogs from Rio de Janeiro

So Very Tired!

A travel blog entry by tiffany.spokes on May 14, 2014

3 comments, 2 photos

Hi friends! I've arrived in Brazil after a very, very long journey. It took us a whole day and night. I tried to sleep on the plane but I couldn't because there were too many fun things to watch on the TV in front of me! Our first day in Rio was really fun. We went for a walk along Ipenama beach and saw some kids playing soccer. Their coach asked …


A travel blog entry by hasemeyer


... Cup because they think the money could have been better spent elsewhere (which is probably true). Either way, they came marching down the streets with their signs saying F*** FIFA. Right behind them was an excessively large police force (including a helicopter) making sure everything stayed peaceful. We're not sure things remained peaceful because we definitely caught whiffs of tear gas while we were finishing our meal. The next day Jefferson took us on a tour around ...

I go to Rio......

A travel blog entry by burke1961


Wow, first experience of Brazil and it was magic. The weather was fabulous, the beaches are packed and the football is pumping. Three days of sightseeing, a few of the highlights were Christ the Redeemer, Copacobana beach, Flamingo and Ipanema beach.

Down at Copacobana they play football over a volleyball net, so its volleyball using your feet. ...

Catching Up and New Location!

A travel blog entry by nikkirech


... but oh so worth it! The view - oh my goodness the view! You can see the entire city of Rio from that spot. It is stunning, and it's not as high as the Christ, so you can actually make out specific buildings and locations. It truly gives a glimpse of how sprawled the city of Rio actually is. This is a city boasting over 6.4 million, with distinct areas and neighborhoods each with their own feel, smell, and visual landmarks. Many are ...


A travel blog entry by martypritchard


... hell of a foot tapping rhythm especially when they're in touching distance! Really gets the blood pumping! Each school stays on the runway for about an hour, before the next begins its parade... The night I saw was the "access" group, like a 'B' grade, those vying for a spot in the top 12, who parade on Sunday & Monday nights, 6 each night. You'd never know they weren't the top groups! Again, ...

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This 3 star hotel, located in the Copacabana area of Rio de Janeiro, is near Copacabana Beach, Tijuca National Park, Forte de Copacabana, and Guanabara Bay.
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