About Rio de Janeiro
Lovers of sun-worshipping and an active lifestyle will find their nirvana in Rio de Janeiro. You'll find everything you need—warm beaches, sports facilities, and healthful and refreshing fruit stands. The surroundings lend themselves to a casual vibe. The convivial Rio residents, known as Cariocas, savor long lunches, live with loose schedules, and keep all social possibilities open. Plan to meet new friends while enjoying Brazilian funk music, the kaleidoscope of street art, or endless plates of barbecue meats.