From the streets during February’s Carnival to afternoons on Copacabana Beach, life in this Brazilian city is infused with the sounds of samba and the search for the good life.
The Brazilian city is installing barcodes at its beaches, vistas and historic sites, allowing travellers to access information, maps, history and highlights on the ground.
A new procedure for paying Argentinean entry fees – plus other visa changes around the region – could keep uninformed travellers stuck at the airport.
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