Tag Archives: Brazil

Copacabana Palace, Rio de Janeiro

Copacabana Beach

Copacabana is an upscale neighborhood located in the South Zone of the city of Rio de Janeiro , Brazil. It is the most famous and prestigious neighborhood of Brazil and one of the world’s best known. It has the nickname of Princess of the Sea and the Heart of South Zone, bordering neighborhoods of Lagoa, […]

Christ on Corcovado mountain, Rio de Janeiro

Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The announcement to award the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games to the city of Rio de Janeiro was made by the IOC President Jacques Rogge, on 2nd October 2009 in Copenhagen. It the beginning of a journey of big opportunities and challenges for Rio, and for Brazil. There will be more than 100,000 people involved […]

FIFA World Cup 2010 Spain with cup

FIFA World Cup 2014

The FIFA World Cup, often simply the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men’s national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport’s global governing body. The championship has been awarded every four years since the inaugural tournament in 1930, except in 1942 and […]

Rio de Janeiro bicycle map

Rio de Janeiro Bike Map

I love bicycle riding almost as much as body surfing and swimming in the sea. The beauty to life in Brazil can be enhanced, by enjoying the richness of each moment. My favorite mode of transport and method for chilling-out, is to ride my mountain-bike, along bike paths, under the palms trees, beside the beach. […]