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Rios beaches are among its greatest attraction. Here the temperature averages 7786 F (2530C), which means that the beaches teem with activity year-round. The best-known is Copacabana. This four kilometer stretch of blazing white sand,2500PK Spanish Poker Dice (200 Piece) by CHHlocated in the southern zone of the city, is bordered by trendy Avenida Atlantica and draws people of all walks of life, (1000 pieces) shallow MF5 Temma Shiki aluminum case Madeleine type (Japan import The package and the manual are written in Japanese)offering lots of scantilly clad eye candy of every type and persuasion. The area in front of the Copacabana Palace hotel known as Bolsa is the gay zone.

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As one of South Americas most gay friendly cities, Rio offers a myriad of restaurants, bars and clubs catering to a wide range of tastes. Bachmann Trains 14354 Observation Car, 85'Rios gay life is centered around the Ipanema suburb and the neighboring Leblon district where visitors enjoy the citys concentration of gay venues mixed among major art galleries, universities, theaters and lots of shopping. While samba and bossa nova music can be mainstays for many of the clubs in townEDU48811 1 48 Eduard PE F80 Shooting Star Exterior Detail Set (for use with the HobbyBoss kit) MODEL KIT ACCESSORY by Eduard, those who prefer to dance the night away to house, techno, hip hop and even rock music wont have any trouble finding the party scene they seek.

Rio de Janeiros Carnaval and gay pride celebrations are events that gay travelers will want to mark on their calendars. As the birthplace of Carnaval, an annual festival that kicks off the Mardis Gras season in mid-February, Rio explodes with color, music and dance for a week. Though Carnaval is celebrated throughout the world, Clementoni Clemmy Plus 60 Blocks BagRios festival is the largest and wildest celebration, drawing millions of visitors with its host of masqarade balls,Small World Toys Ryan's Room Wooden Puzzle ABC Train by Orda USA street parties and the famous samba parade. In early June hundreds of thousands of gays and lesbians pour into the city for Rio de Janeiro Pride. The Rio gay community began throwing pride celebrations in 1995 and now boast the second largest pride in Brazil. But what makes this event unique is that its the only pride event with a parade route that marches along three miles of beachthe perfect setting for a huge gay party and a stunning exemplar of the quality of life in one Motor Lead Extensions L39 Albatros Jetof the world's great cities.