By Leo Byrne, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The very name of Rio conjures images of its famous tourist attractions and landmarks; Christ the Redeemer, Pão de Açúcar (Sugarloaf), the Carnival Sambódromo, and of course the beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema are usually forefront in the minds of visitors. Yet those interested in digging a little deeper will find that many of Rio’s most interesting features are just off the beaten trail.
Prainha: Even with over ten miles of coastline, Rio’s more popular beaches in the Zona Sul (South Zone) can often . . .