Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is the second largest city in , on the South Atlantic coast. Rio is famous for its breathtaking landscape, its laid-back beach culture and its annual carnival.

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The South Zone of Rio de Janeiro is where most tourists usually stay.

Rio's has most of the city's notable churches and museums, including the Modern Art Museum, as well as many of its most famous bars.

The North Zone of Rio has fewer tourist attractions than other parts of town, but it's worth at least one trip to Maracanã Stadium.


in is the farthest zone from city center and is home to the richest and poorest neighborhoods in Rio.

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Other Names for Rio de Janeiro

Albanian:  Rio de Zhaneiro Amharic:  ሪዮ ዴ ጃኔይሮ Arabic:  ريو دي جانيرو Armenian:  Ռիո դե Ժանեյրո Arpitan:  Rio de Janèro Asturian:  Río de Janeiro Azerbaijani:  Rio-de-Janeyro Bashkir:  Рио-де-Жанейро Belarusian:  Горад Рыа-дэ-Жанэйра Bengali:  রিও দি জেনেরিও Bishnupriya:  রিও ডি জেনিরো Bulgarian:  Рио де Жанейро Burmese:  ရီယို ဒီ ဂျီးနေးရိုးမြို့ Catalan:  Ciutat de Rio de Janeiro Central Kurdish:  ڕیۆ دێ ژانێرۆ Chechen:  Рио-де-Жанейро Chinese:  里约热内卢 Chuvash:  Рио-де-Жанейро Eastern Mari:  Рио-де-Жанейро Egyptian Arabic:  ريو دى جانيرو
Esperanto:  Rio-de-Ĵanejro Galician:  Río de Janeiro Georgian:  რიო-დე-ჟანეირო Greek:  Ρίο ντε Τζανέιρο Hebrew:  ריו דה זניירו Hindi:  रियो डि जेनेरो Japanese:  リオデジャネイロ Kannada:  ರಿಯೋ ಡಿ ಜನೈರೊ Kara-Kalpak:  Rio-de-janeiro Kazakh:  Рио-де-Жанейро Kirghiz:  Рио-де-Жанейро Korean:  리우데자네이루 Latin:  Urbs Fluminensis Latvian:  Riodežaneiro Lezghian:  Рио-де-Жанейро Lithuanian:  Rio de Žaneiras Lojban:  rios. dis. djaneiros Macedonian:  Рио де Жанеиро Malayalam:  റിയോ ഡി ജനീറോ Marathi:  रियो दि जानेरो
Mirandese:  Riu de Janeiro Mongolian:  Рио-де-Жанейро Narom:  Riviéthe dé Janvyi Nepali:  रियो दी जेनेरियो Newari:  रियो दि ज्यानेरियो Ossetian:  Рио-де-Жанейро Pampanga:  Rio De Janeiro Panjabi:  ਰਿਓ ਡੀ ਜਨੇਰੋ Persian:  ریو دو ژانیرو Picard:  Rio d Janeiro Russia Buriat:  Рио-де-Жанейро Russian:  Рио-де-Жанейро Rusyn:  Ріо де Жанейро Samogitian:  Rio dė Žaneiros Serbian:  Рио де Жанеиро Sicilian:  Riu de Janeiru South Azerbaijani:  ریو دوژانیرو Spanish:  Río de Janeiro Tajik:  Рио-де-Жанейро Tamil:  இரியோ டி செனீரோ
Tatar:  Рио-де-Жанейро Tetum:  Rio de Janeiru Thai:  รัฐรีโอเดจาเนโร Thai:  รีโอเดจาเนโร Tibetan:  རིའོ་ཌེ་ཇ་ནེའུ་རའོ། Turkmen:  Rio-de-Žaneýro Uighur:  Rio dé Janéyro Ukrainian:  Ріо-де-Жанейро Urdu:  ریو دے جینیرو Uzbek:  Rio-de-Janeyro Veps:  Rio-de-Žaneiro Western Frisian:  Rio de Janêro Western Panjabi:  ریو ڈی جینرو Yakut:  Рио де Жанейро Yiddish:  ריא דע זשאנערא Yue Chinese:  里約熱內盧 BRRIO Rio São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro

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