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Ultra-luxury Rio development around US$25M golf course encroaches on protected nature preserve

Rio de Janeiro – The sales agent wonders whether she might arrange a helicopter tour so I could have a better look at the area where I am considering buying an apartment at a new seaside golf course being built for the 2016 Rio Olympics. 987 more words


The Night Before The Big Adventure

It is the night before we leave and I am yet to start packing. My partner in crime on this big South American Adventure has not started packing.  186 more words

Rio De Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro Turns 450: a Portuguese City that the French Arrived at First

The inhabitants of Rio de Janeiro have been celebrating the 450th anniversary of the city’s founding by Estacio de Sa. Whilst Brazil’s history is inextricably linked with that of its former colonial master, Portugal, it was the French who first created a permanent European presence in the Rio area. 560 more words



Primeiramente um Olá a você que entrou na minha página :) Fiz está página com o intuito de postar e falar sobre alguns lugares que já visitei e que visitarei um dia (especialmente praias). 162 more words


Halifax to Rio - Nearly a nightmare!

So nearly 3 weeks into our adventure we have finally got the time to sit down, relax and think about all the amazing things we have seen and done already in South America. 903 more words


Rio's Birthday!

Português: Rio completou 450 anos! A mistura de praias e montanhas vem atraindo cada vez mais pessoas. É uma beleza natural incrível! Para conhecer mais da Cidade Maravilhosa, … 37 more words