If you ever seen the carnaval on TV, this is probably the place where it was happening. Even though the time to visit it is during the carnaval, its architecture, by the great Oscar Niemeyer, makes it a must stop.
Great place to enjoy the great music of Rio. If you want to explore the rich musical culture of Brazil, this is the place to go at night. You'll hear lots of different genres of brazilian music. From forro to electronic music.
This is the biggest mall in Rio. Besides your regular stores, this mall has a huge bowling alley, a fun area with arcades and bumper car; and a state of the art movie theatre. The food court has all kinds of cuisines from fast food to super expensive restaurants. One word of advice, be ready to spend your...more