The incomparable Brazil is a friendly and amazing destination to enjoy and discover, with its stunning beaches and the lively culture typical of its "Cidade Maravilhosa" (wonderful city) Rio de Janeiro. This is a unique city, a place that enchants travelers from every corner of the earth to experience with its world famous highlights and landscapes; part of the city has been designated as a World Heritage Site, named "Rio de Janeiro: Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea", by UNESCO
Rio is one of the most visited cities in the Southern Hemisphere and is known for its natural settings, Carnival, samba, bossa nova, and balneariobeaches such as Barra da Tijuca, Copacabana, Ipanema, and Leblon. In addition to the beaches, some of the most famous landmarks include the giant statue of Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado mountain, named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World; Sugarloaf Mountain with its cable car; the Sambódromo, a permanent grandstand-lined parade avenue which is used during Carnival; and Maracanã Stadium, one of the world's largest football stadiums.
After the intensity of the city life, come to enjoy the tranquility of Buzios a resort town near Rio de Janeiro, the peninsula offers calmness, direct contact with nature and scenic views. The west coast beaches offer calm, clear waters while the east coast ones, facing the open sea, are more wild and draw surfers and water sports enthusiasts. We recommend to visit the Olho do Boi Beach, a small private and nudist beach that mostly visitors are gay, a beautiful place where you can submerge in the Atlantic ocean and let yourself go.