The entire Marvelous City is preparing to experience two planetary events that will cast the Brazilian capital more in the spotlight: the FiFA World Cup in 2014 and the Olympics in 2016. International hotel groups are trying to reinforce their implantation and while we expect to have 7,000 additional rooms by 2016, the city’s dynamism and the tourism potential should make it possible to easily absorb this capacity.
October 2, 2009 will remain in the minds of the Cariocas forever. On that day in Copenhagen, the IOC awarded the organization of the Olympic Games in 2016 to Rio de Janeiro. “This decision places Rio in the position it deserves, that of a global city that will seduce the entire world,” affirmed...
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