Hotels in Rio de Janeiro

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            The former capital of Brazil, Rio de Janeiro is one of the worlds most beautiful cities and spectacular natural harbors. Founded on Guanabara Bays west side in 1565, in the 18th century Rio de Janeiro developed rapidly when it became an important gold shipment port. For extended visits or just a weekend, Rio de Janeiro offers visitors a wonderful selection of attractions. Rio de Janeiro hotels and Rio de Janeiro cheap hotels provide people with the comforts needed for an enjoyable stay. is a convenient way to search for luxurious hotels or discount hotels. Rio de Janeiro visitors will enjoy the hotels in Rio de Janeiro along with the beauty of this outstanding city. Running since 1896, a tram ride to Santa Tereza is a wonderful way to see the quiet, steep streets and old homes occupied by well-known intellectuals and artists. No visit to Rio de Janeiro would be complete without a trip to the 2.5-mile long Copacabana beach. Just off the Copacabana beach are some of Rio de Janeiros best restaurants, hotels, nightspots, and street cafés. The Natural Museum in the Palácio de Sâo Cristóvâo houses a huge archaeological, zoological and botanical collection.