Also known as the cultural landscape, as recognized by UNESCO, Rio has become a tourist friendly destination. The city exhibits a lively and amicable culture along with a deep-rooted history. The Portuguese who held the city in 15th Century has influenced the city’s architecture majorly;the French and the English also influence it.
Set in the coastal land, Rio has some of the best beaches offering several recreational activities and water sport activities for its visitors and places to visit such as bars, lounges, and restaurant to enjoy delicious meals. In a way whenever you decide to go, the city will never disappoint you. Here you can enjoy a tropical vacation like no other place.
In the past several years owing to the world cinema, Rio’s beauty has been presented to the world. People have been eager to learn about its history by visiting the museums, visit the famous spots such as Christ the redeemer statue on the Corcovado mountain, it is today one ofthe 7 wonders of the world, Maracanã Stadium for the football lovers it is also one of the world’s largest football stadiums and in the year 2014 it will be hosting the final football world cup match.
The beaches here are really good, you will find many spa resorts, hospitality services, food and bar for the tourist making them enjoy their stay. These resorts are spread across Barra da Tijuca, Copacabana, Ipanema, and Leblon. These small towns across the beach have developed to accommodate tourists from across the world. If you are looking for a romantic secluded beach, the Prainha beach is at your disposal where you can have some parts of the beach all to yourself.
Rio, a city with beautiful culture has several theatres such as; “Theatro Municipal”, the building is magnificent and has been in existence since ages. “CidadeCidade da Música da Música“, also known as the city of arts is the largest musical hall in South America. Rio is encapsulates pretty much everything you would be looking for.
Rio is very popular for food, the city has an array of cafes where people can chill out and enjoy each other’s company over delicious food. You are always bound to find some lip smacking food around you.
The best time to visit the city is during onset of carnivals; Cordão do Bola Preta, Suvaco do Cristo, Carmelitas, Simpatia é Quase Amor are the ones which bring people together. These carnivals have also been featured in some popular movies as well. The city is beautifully decorated at New Year’s Eve, each year around 2 million people visit Rio to enjoy the celebrations and have an unforgettable experience. In every way Rio is an experience you can’t miss while in Brazil. Here you will witnessthe best of Brazil.