excellent apartment in Copacabana, lateral ocean view.
two bedrooms (one queen size bed with spring mattress and one double bed with sofa-bed), one bathroom, full equiped kitchen, living room, Internet connection, cable TV, air conditioner in both rooms. new kitchen appliances.
cooktop, oven, dish washer, microwave oven, washer/dryer, side by side refrigerator/freezer, coffee maker, toaster.
ocean view, half a block from the beach.
nearby restaurants, ATM, drugstore.
access through subway, bus, taxi...
The city was the capital of Brazil for nearly two centuries, from 1763 to 1815 during the Portuguese colonial era, 1815 to 1821 as the capital of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and Algarves, and 1822 to 1960 as an independent nation. Rio is nicknamed the Cidade Maravilhosa or "Marvelous City".
ONE OF THE BEST PLACES TO WATCH THE FIREWORK SHOW AT COPACABANA BEACH ON NEW YEAR!!!!!
Rio de Janeiro is the most visited city in the southern hemisphere and is known for its natural settings, carnival celebrations, samba, Bossa Nova, balneario beaches such as Barra da Tijuca, Copacabana, Ipanema, and Leblon. Some of the most famous landmarks in addition to the beaches include the giant statue of Christ the Redeemer ("Cristo Redentor") atop Corcovado mountain, named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World; Sugarloaf mountain (Pão de Açúcar) 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.