Rio de Janeiro

December 2, 2013
By ESPN staff

Snapshot: Rio is a place of contradictions, as the city's poorest neighbourhoods are located side by side with its wealthiest. Against the backdrop of a beautiful natural setting, the grand ambition of the 2016 Olympics clashes with a chaotic day-to-day infrastructure and congested traffic. The beaches, tourist attractions and nightlife make Rio the New York of ...

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