"Rio de Janeiro" Rio de Janeiro by globetrott

Rio de Janeiro Travel Guide: 3,660 reviews and 6,495 photos

I have been several times in Rio de Janeiro.

I came here when I was working onboard of M/S Vistafjord.Rio was one of the very few ports where we always stayed overnight.

My best memory of Rio is the great mountain-scenery with Corcovaro (with the statue) and the famous Sugar Loaf, with the cable-car-station on top.

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  • easterntrekker's Profile Photo
    Apr 2, 2010 at 4:14 PM

    I enjoyed reading your Rio pages . Lovely pictures . We have a trip planned there for Oct. Happy Easter.

  • Pawtuxet's Profile Photo
    Dec 22, 2006 at 5:20 AM

    What a beautiful coastline! It's no wonder your ship stayed overnight each time you visited. Beaches would make you want to stay for a month!

  • MalenaN's Profile Photo
    Sep 22, 2006 at 9:49 PM

    The view over Rio is really beautiful, and Copacabana sounds fun to visit some day!

  • RafaelTheSecond's Profile Photo
    May 21, 2005 at 1:44 AM

    Very honest and dear page about my city, I am sure you can talk much more than that, rio was proud to have such a traveller like you here! THANK YOU!

  • maryamy's Profile Photo
    Dec 2, 2004 at 4:38 AM

    Great, can't wait to go one day!

  • utttz's Profile Photo
    Sep 17, 2004 at 3:48 AM

    wrong place!!! the thing lives on the other side of south america!!!! :-)

  • SumTingWong's Profile Photo
    Jun 29, 2003 at 2:54 PM

    Cool page on one of the best cities in the world! Copacabana beach was nice, but I don't remember any crystal cleare waters. Nice info and photos!

  • tini58de's Profile Photo
    Jun 19, 2003 at 2:04 PM

    Nice memories for me, too!!

  • besbel's Profile Photo
    May 9, 2003 at 6:22 PM

    Great little page, thanks for the tips .. will go to Rio next August, so I will need them!

  • Apr 10, 2003 at 2:14 PM

    Very nice Rio page.


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