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A Day Exploring Centro, the Heart of Rio

By Leo Byrne, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Rio’s ‘Centro’ district is an often overlooked destination for travelers, facing strong competition from the better known Zona Sul (South Zone) views and beaches like Copacabana and Ipanema. It is easy to forget that this neighborhood in the middle of Rio is the city’s oldest and contains many of Rio’s cultural and historical highlights.

An interesting mix of skyscrapers, museums and palaces, Rio’s Centro is currently undergoing . . .

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