Brazil map of Rio de Janeiro
One of the fun things about travelling is getting out a brazil map of Rio de Janeiro and planning where to go on your vacation!
Rio de Janeiro south zone brazil map
By using the brazil
districts map of Rio de Janeiro it’s easier to find the perfect
location for your hotel.
beach is what you want, you may consider staying in the south zone
on Copacabana or at Ipanema beach.Or
you may even consider staying at Barra de Tijuca which has exellent
connections with Rio and a 12 km strip of white beach!
the playground of the rich and famous, the south zone is now a mixture
of all social classes.
the glorious Copacabana Palace hotel to the favela (slum city) of
Rocinha. Some of the most important places to visit in this zone
are the famous wavey pavement and the beach bars of Copacabana beach.
whole atmosphere is exotic with excellent service with everything
laid back. Try out the Emporio bar in Ipanema.
south zone covers several city neighbourhoods;
Copacabana, Ipanema, Botafogo, Flamengo, Gloria, Catete, Largo de
Machado, Laranjeiras, Leblon, Gavea, Lagoa, Jardim Botanico, Leme,
Rio de Janeiro north zone brazil map
The north zone
of Rio de Janeiro is among other things the home of the famous Maracana
stadium which was built for the 1950's world championship in football.
The Maracana is currently being remodelled to house the Pan-American
cup in 2008.
north zone is also a residential area of Rio de Janeiro. it can
be dangerous to venture here alone as it does not have the benefit
of strong survailance like the south zone on Rio. But this is where
you see the real Rio.
find hundreds of small street bars where workers gather for a hard
earned beer. Usually with a churrasco (barbeque) going aswell.
also find the Rio Zoo, Quintal de boa vista here and several shopping
I almost forgot to mention the Feira de Paraibas in Sao Cristova.This
is a typical market from the far north of Brazil. You should try
the "carne seca" (dried salt meat), caipirinha, and a dose of the
brazilian dance forró here. You'll find many very cheap gifts to
buy here, a recommended spot on the Rio de Janeiro map!
Rio de Janeiro west zone Brazil map
The west zone of the Rio map consist of the cityparts:Jacare
Pagua, Barra, Recreio, and some more.
Barra de tijuca is like entering the USA.An
urban community copying western culture has arisen here.You'll
even find your own statue of liberty. (Allthough not as big).
western zone is the zone for shopping, shopping and beach. The biggest
shopping mall of latin america is located here; Barra shopping which
should please any buying heart.
Rio de Janeiro centro Brazil map
The Rio centro
is the old settlement where Rio was first born. It is marked by
old colonial buildings from the imperial times under portugal, as
more functional buildings by Niemeyer and the time under Vargas
spots on the tourist map of Rio de Janeiro here includes; Lapa,
Cinelandia, Carioca, Uruguaiana, Praca 15, Castello
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