Rio de Janeiro is one of the best cities that I have ever visited. Before I went to Rio I didn’t know what to expect, it was the last stop of my South American trip and I didn’t think that I would love it as much as I did. But I have to say the time I spent in Rio was amazing from start to finish. They only negative I had was that we didn’t stay for longer, we had 4 days and nights in the city but we could easily have stayed for 2 weeks!
Rio de Janeiro’s reputation as one of the world’s top travel destinations is well-deserved; there is so much to do in this vibrant colourful city, from its world famous beaches to its magnificent attractions of Christ the Redeemer and the Sugar Loaf. Also since the 2014 World Cup and the Olympics later this year Rio de Janeiro has become easier and safer to get around. (more…)