One of the few surviving landmarks from the colonial era, this aqueduct was finished in 1750. At one time it carried water ... More
One of the few surviving landmarks from the colonial era, this aqueduct was finished in 1750. At one time it carried water down from the Rio Carioca, it now serves as a viaduct to the wonderful Bondinho de Santa Teresa (tram) that connects the downtown area to the Santa Teresa area. With 42 arcs and at 800-feet long, it is also known as Aqueduto da Carioca. A wonderfully stark example of the old and new architecture that defines this area.
Towering above this district is the majestic and green Pedra da Gávea. Come here to hang glide or watch the
daredevils in action. Of course there is a great beach which has become trendy over the past years with ...
Located close to the Jardim Botânico on the Gávea side of the Lagoa, this track has been used by Carioca
punters since 1926. You can enjoy races four times a week all year round. A few reais will get ...
Lulu Correia de Araújo welcomes you to her own property. Located in a quiet area away from the urban chaos,
it is a great choice for a long lunch on weekends (they do not open any other time). It ...
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