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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Residence of monarchs
The city with sound of samba is definitely Rio de Janeiro, a place where seems no one can be unlucky or unhappy, a place where gorgeous mountains and white sand beaches and deep blue see covers one of the most spectacular metropolis in the world. There is no need for proves, once you are in Rio, you will feel it, Rio is the most well known of Brazilian cities, with such a famous landmarks like the Sugar Loaf and the Christ, it's just a matter of time, till you will be totally in love with the capital.
As it's the State of Rio, where Rio de Janeiro lays, people from the city of Rio are called calledcariocas, and those ones from the Sate of Rio are called fluminenses. Also called cidade maravilhosa, Rio is a very rich city, first discovered by the Portuguese explorers who landed there on January 1 back in 1502, since Portuguese settlers founded Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro,the city became wealthy exporting diamonds, gold and sugar, a dream city live in. Rio is unique and unbelievable beautiful city, with cinematic cityscape and a grimy urban front line.
Rio once was the capital and home to all the monarchs until Brasilia was built back in the 1960...after that Rio has become one of the top ten destinations in the world. Rio is also called Costa Verde, the Green Coast, famous for the amazing forests, Rio is fronted by the Atlantic, and where there is beach and samba, there should be a party going on. Rio has the world famous beaches , Copacabana and Ipanema, open air discos and bars will make you parting until early morning.
It's a party paradise, it's a place where you won't care about anything in the world, there is an idea of paradise been born, so for centuries visitors would head to Rio for different reasons, but only one destination. You can surf in , hike through the rainforests, sail across the Guanabara and dance in the best beaches in the world, and do not care at all!