Via Parque Shopping
The Enchanted Land is a large amusement park in Barra. It includes Cabhum (a 64m, 100km/h free fall), Ressaca (a toboggan ride that goes...
Clube Esportivo Ultraleves
Ultra-leve (ultralight) flights are more comfortable than hang gliders, but you have to listen to the motor. Trips leave from the...
Bosque da Barra
Covering 50 hectares of salt-marsh vegetation, this park is a refuge and breeding area for many small birds and animals. The woods have...
Rio's largest (6000-seat) concert house tends to change names every few years, but continues to host top international and Brazilian...
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Lonely Planet review
With 280 stores, six movie theaters and an abundance of restaurants, this shopping center is the heart of Rio's thriving consumer culture. The center also houses one of the city's big, busy and diverse concert arenas, Citibank Hall.