Beaches

Our Beach Reccommendations Copacabana (take the metro or bus 570). You may walk from Copacabana along the beach, with a little shortcut around the old fortress of Copacabana (which makes a nice visit as well) to Ipanema. Any young Brazilian will tell you that the area around “posto 9” (the showers and watchtowers are numbered from Copacabana all the way...

Restaurant

Our Restaurant Recommendations In Santa Teresa: - Espirito Santa (R. Almirante Alexandrino, 264) in a red house about 100m down from Largo do Guimaraes past all the other restaurants, this is a favourite. It has a nice garden with a lookout and excellent food from different parts of Brazuil, especially the Amazon. -Bar do Mineiro (Rua Paschoal Carlos Magno, 99),...