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Luxury Travel in Rio de Janeiro Poised for New High Season

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - While Rio de Janeiro has certainly suffered setbacks to its image since the Olympics, the travel industry in Brazil sees potential, and a number of outfits remain poised to service the luxury travel sector.

Passenger demand for international flights grew by 16.78 percent in August this year compared to the same month in 2016, and from January to August, international demand grew 13.2 percent, according to data released yesterday (September 21st) by the National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC).

Last month, Vinicius Lumertz, president of the Brazilian Tourism Institute (EMRATUR . . .

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