By Ana Gabriela Ribeiro, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Over the last several years, the well-traveled square Praça General Osorio in Rio's famous Ipanema, known for its Feira Hippie (hippie market) and Carnival bloco Banda de Ipanema, has been reinvigorated with a series of infrastructure developments, transforming it from a "up-and-coming" area to high-end real estate. With Brazil’s economical growth and the Olympic effect, the praça (park) is now . . .