By Lisa Flueckiger, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Rio de Janeiro is a dream destination for every tourist with attractions from sandy beaches to lush mountains and postcard perfect views from Christ the Redeemer to Sugarloaf Mountain. With the 'Carioquinha' program, natives and residents of the city are encouraged to enjoy the city's sights as well and are offered a discount to do so in the month of August.
Everyone born in Rio de Janeiro or currently living in the city or its surrounding areas (including Niterói) can benefit from discounts at over 200 attractions upon . . .