Rio de Janeiro

iReport: Your photos of Rio de Janeiro

iReport: Your photos of Rio de Janeiro

Sure there's Christ the Redeemer, but CNN's iReporters have found a whole lot of other things to love about this amazing city
CNNGo in Rio de Janeiro: Beaches, caipirinhas and... sushi

CNNGo in Rio de Janeiro: Beaches, caipirinhas and... sushi

Our monthly TV show visits the host city for the upcoming FIFA World Cup and discovers plenty to keep your feet moving
Carnival in Brazil: 9 things to know

Carnival in Brazil: 9 things to know

The world's biggest carnival kicks off this weekend. Which bloco will you join?
iReport assignment: Your photos from Rio de Janeiro

iReport assignment: Your photos from Rio de Janeiro

iReporter Richard Romero shared with us a picture of the beach in Rio during Winter. What's your best shot of Brazil's party hub?
Powerful flavor: Rio's incredible juice bars

Powerful flavor: Rio's incredible juice bars

The daily sucos is a sacred ritual in Rio, a tonic to beat the heat, get a boost of natural vitamins
Best day trips from Rio

Best day trips from Rio

Outside the Brazilian party capital lie a tropical island, a 17th-century colonial town and a beach resort for stars and surfers
Samba central: Moving to the rhythms of Rio's Lapa district

Samba central: Moving to the rhythms of Rio's Lapa district

Once seedy and derelict, the city's cultural heart now swings to the sounds of samba
Rio's slums the hot World Cup destination?

Rio's slums the hot World Cup destination?

Rooms in Rio's favelas could go for as little as $50 a night
Rio home owners already renting properties for World Cup 2014

Rio home owners already renting properties for World Cup 2014

One penthouse to rent for $150,000 for a month; city fears shortage of rooms
10 things to know before visiting Brazil

10 things to know before visiting Brazil

Brazil might be the biggest country most of the world doesn't know a whole heckuva a lot about. That's changing
Is Rio ready for the World Cup?

Is Rio ready for the World Cup?

A year before the World Cup, CNN's Pedro Pinto finds out whether Brazil's infrastructure is ready
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In these cities, worker drones can strip off the suit and tie, jump into shorts or a bikini and enjoy the beach without leaving the urban perimeter