Welcome to Rio de Janeiro where the beaches are absolutely gorgeous and you won’t want to miss a minute of the sights you can see in this city. In Rio de Janeiro, which means, the “River in January” you will have a fantastic time. The people are wonderful and the scenery is breathtaking. Keep in mind the main language in this city is Portuguese, even though all the surrounding countries speak Spanish just to let you know beforehand. Other than that you should have no problem mingling among the residents. They welcome tourists into their land with open arms.
Rio is famous for its beautiful beaches. The Copacobana and Ipanema are well known and free for tourists and residents alike. There are so many beach activities including excellent surfing conditions so bring your bathing suit, gear and suntan lotion and get ready for some awesome beach going days.
Rio De Janeiro CarnivalKnown for its lively nightlife and scenic places this city is also famous for its special party called “Rio De Janeiro Carnaval” which is known around the world and it attracts a huge amount of tourists and visitors by the thousands. During this party, which happens on the Friday before Ash Wednesday the streets become alive with dancers and singers. There is a parade and the people wear colourful costumes and dance the samba. It’s so much fun for everyone. You may wish to schedule your trip during this awesome even so you too can be a part of it. It’s an excellent time for everyone. Your travel agent will know of any specials that are happening during that time for great rates on Rio de Janeiro Hotels, flights and special packages.
There are a lot of things to do and see in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. Check out some of our travel videos here. It is a fabulous city with famous, gorgeous beaches, one of the loveliest bays in the world, a breathtaking mountain range and a whole variety of museums and cultural activities. This is one city that lives up to what it is called the “Marvelous City”. Say hello to Rio de Janeiro and the residents of Rio welcome you.