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Brazils second largest city, Rio de Janeiro offers the heady buzz of a cosmopolitan city, the laidback vibe of a beach resort town and a nonstop gay night life scene--Marvel Select Exclusive Black Widow Action Figureall rolled into one. The syncopated rhythm of the samba drum and the lofty melodies of bossa nova set the days pace, not the tick-tock of the clock,Disguise Men's Batman Classic Costume, Black, One Size Adult making it the perfect vacation spot for anyone looking for an escape from the daily grind. Of course it helps that this tropical Little Dutch Boxkleed Adventure mintSouth American jewel boasts one of the world's most open attitudes toward sex and sexuality--including homosexuality--making it a gay destination par excellence.14x19 Trademark Fine Art WAG16400C1419GG The Box Tree Fairy by Vision Studio, 14x19

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,DIY Wall Art Pictures Painting By Numbers Of Seascape Canvas Oil Painting Home Decor Living Room, Framed, 50x60cmlocated in the southern zone of the city, is bordered by trendy Avenida Atlantica and draws people of all walks of life, Playroom Entertainment Dead Man's Treasureoffering 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.

Adjacent to Copacabana is the renouned Ipanema Beach, which is divided into a few sub-beaches that each draw different crowds. Desktop Wooden Model Kit Garden House A with a large deck by YOUNGMODELERArpoador beach is popular among surfers, while Posto 9 and Posto 10 draw a younger bohemian crowd. The gays are concentrated around Farme de Amoedo, also called Farme Gay, where the muscle men and pretty boys flock. At Farme Gay the vibe is cruisier than at Copacabanas Bolsa, so its easy to make new friends here. Powlance Simulation Realistic Lifelike Baby Girls Doll Silicone Reborn Doll Soft Artificial Kids Cloth DollsBeach goers will quickly notice that Rios beaches are excellent spots to lay out the game plan for the evening (which in Rio can stretch into the next morning). Calimacil Hunter Knife, Official Destiny's Foam ReplicaTo find out whats happening on any given night,Merten HO 2549 meho2549 apes & monkeysjust grab flyers from any of the many gay party promotors who come out to the beach regularly to promote their events.

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. Razenoid vs Yellow Face Ironman Bakugan vs Marvel SeriesRios 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 townAdorable Panda Plush Toy Soft Stuffed Animal, Red Shirt, 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, AHLS1510HTG+HV Low Profile Full HV Servo+HS+TG(High Toque Speed)Rios festival is the largest and wildest celebration, drawing millions of visitors with its host of masqarade balls,Senya Luxury Blanket Home Decor Heart Shape with Sunflowers Throw Blanket Lightweight Microfiber Super Soft Warm Cozy Plush Bed Blanket 60 x 50 Inches 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 HEXbaby Kick and Play Piano Gym Large Activity Play Mat for Baby Sit Lay Down Infant Tummy Timeof the world's great cities.