Presentation on theme: "Rio de Janeiro (Rio) Brazil, South America. Rio South Atlantic Ocean."— Presentation transcript:
Rio de Janeiro (Rio) Brazil, South America. Rio South Atlantic Ocean
CBD Centro Copacabana Rocinha – a favela Barra – outer suburb Sul
Rio – the city CBD To R To B ????
Landmarks: Sugar Loaf
Statue of Christ - Corcavado
Centro and Sul : traffic
Copacabana and Ipanema
Copacabana beach front
Copacabana Beach, front, road, apartments and hotels
Copacabana – the Beach!
Rocinha favela – sea views!
Rocinha favela, crowded, lawless, no street plan, 150,000+ people
Barra – new outer suburb COUNTER-URBANISATION of the wealthy
It has become Rio's newest center of business and leisure, with shopping malls, cinemas, excellent restaurants, offices and large national and multinational companies. The district of Barra da Tijuca is constantly growing.
Barra da Tijuca is the longest beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with 12 Km of clean and tropical green water.