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Try Out Sushi at the Top Japanese Restaurants in Rio

August 19, 2019
Rio de Janeiro is Brazil’s colourful city and a tourist hotspot that is rich in culture and vibrant enough to entertain the exotic lifestyle of the people living there. Local food comes in varieties, especially when plucked fresh from the sea, but international cuisine can be found almost everywhere in the city. If you are craving for some Japanese cuisine or want to enjoy a taste of sushi, then check out these top restaurants for a good meal!
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Explore Rio’s Wheelchair Accessible Spots

August 09, 2019
Rio de Janeiro is perhaps Brazil’s most famous tourist destination and holiday spot for visitors from all over the world. The colourful culture and exotic life are what most people love as they unwind and explore the nightlife in Rio. The city is also conscious about making the experience to travel around Rio as easy as possible for wheelchair users with regards to public transport. While you can take advantage of Especial Coop for calling in cabs, we have mentioned some top spots you can visit, or travel to that will be as wheelchair friendly as possible!
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Discover the Joys of Hiking at Rio’s Sugarloaf Mountain

July 23, 2019
Are you planning on a vacation in Rio de Janeiro? Among the many exciting things to do and see in Rio, be sure to visit Sugarloaf Mountain. Sugarloaf Mountain (aka Pão de Açúcar) is one of the most popular tourist hotspots in Rio de Janeiro. The mountain is mesmerising and is perched at the mouth of Guanabara Bay on a peninsula that juts out into the Atlantic Ocean, 396 metres (1,300 foot) above sea level. Tourists who are on a quest of the classic Carioca experience shouldn’t miss hiking to the top of Rio's Sugarloaf Mountain.
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Top Reasons to Explore Rio’s Ilha Grande Island

July 17, 2019
Rio, the capital city of Brazil isn’t just known for being home to Christ the Redeemer. It is the land of colour, exotic culture and samba! The popular beaches and abundant natural scenes in the city make up for an attractive holiday postcard. But what if there is something better? We mention the top reasons you can go explore Ilha Grande and enjoy an island getaway with your partner!

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