Rio de Janeiro which in English means “River of January” is a city of contrasts that holds a power of seduction unlike any other. It is the second major city of Brazil after Sao Paulo and one of the most spectacular places of the planet. Numerous sights, a gorgeous climate and a wide variety of Rio de Janeiro accommodations make it an ideal vacation destination.
Next, we share some interesting attractions and things to do. Additionally, you will find some interesting trends for this amazing locations as well as great lodging options.
A vacation rental is the best option for those people who are vacationing with their families because it is absolutely more cost-effective and comfortable too than a hotel room. But if an individual is traveling alone, the home away from home feeling that a vacation rental provides, results in a friendly and overall great experience for any traveller. Rio de Janeiro vacation rentals offer more space at reasonably priced rates and tourists can choose their ideal vacation home after comparing different lodging alternatives instead of having just one kind of holiday accommodation to choose from.
The Corcovado mountain and its statue of Christ the Redeemer are an emblematic site of Rio de Janeiro and also a must on your list of things to do while visiting a hotel in Rio de Janeiro. This mountain dominating the Rio skyline was elected as one of the new Seven Wonders of the World and built to commemorate 100 years of Brazilian independence.
Easily reachable from any Rio de Janeiro vacation rental visitors will find the Fort Santa Cruz da Barra. Located in the city of Niteroi this historic landmark is the fort that was protecting the entrance to Guanabara Bay and an excellent place to take memorable post-card pictures.
One of the main reasons why many people visit Rio de Janeiro is its world famous beaches. Free to all, these beaches are often full of people; locals and tourists alike that enjoy such activities as surfing and beach volleyball. The Copacabana Beach is one of the most popular.
If you would like to visit a museum while enjoying the at a Rio de Janeiro bed and breakfast you can head to the Museu Historico National which features a collection 30,000 items some of them once owned by the imperial family.
When you think in Rio, you think in one of most famous events in the world: The Rio de Janeiro’s carnival. It is organized around February and attracts people from all over the world. The Sambadrome is quite expensive but the best option if you want to stay in the safest place and enjoy the carnival without problems. The toilets are clean, there’s lots of different foods and amazing drinks to buy.
In these troubled economic times, most travelers are looking for comparison shopping among different lodging choices before decide where to stay.
Here you have a great spot to investigate:
Rio De Janeiro Vacation Rental: This Luxurious Rio de Janeiro Apartment is located on a safe quiet street with a 24 hour doorman. Two and a half blocks to the Beach and fabulous nightlife. Walking distance to Rio Sul Shopping Center. The Rio de Janeiro vacation apartment has Central Air Conditioning in Living Area and separate air conditioners in each bedroom. The apartment is equipped with paddle fans throughout. Includes daily maid service Monday through Friday (and weekends if you really need it). Furnished very nicely including good clean mattresses and amenities you do not find normally… such as a commercial juice machine, washer and dryer. Water purifier is changed fastidiously as the apartment is extremely well maintained. If you work or play on the internet, there is a desk with Broad band internet connection. There are safes in each bedroom for additional security. Airport pick-up and departure service can be arranged as well as tours of Sugarloaf, Corcovado, Hang-gliding, Tijuca Forest, Nightclub shows, Centro, Maracana, etcetera etcetera. Once you arrive at the apartment, if and when you want, we will give you a little walk-about to locate you so you can see the good area restaurants, clubs, beach, etc. For more info and pictures, please visit rentalo.com, property ID#232791.