Sugar Loaf Mountain on our walk along the beaches in Rio.

Botafogo e Flamengo foi muito incrível! We walked around and saw many cool things with the group. It is always nice to see the city from a different perspective. RioLIVE! Activities help learning Portuguese and seeing the city.

Jack Lauer, USA

In today’s RioLIVE! Activity we went on a walk along the beaches in Rio de Janeiro. We started at the Flamengo neighborhood where the students were surprised to know the whole Aterro do Flamengo’s area used to be ocean before a massive land reclamation was carried out. We walked until the end of the Flamengo beach where it is joined by the Botafogo beach. On our way we obviously talked about football because two of the main Carioca football teams are named after Botafogo and Flamengo. We could see the Sugarloaf Mountain from all of the way. Then we finished our walk at a bar in Botafogo and had refreshing beers after our sunny journey.

See more of our walk along the beaches in Rio on our Facebook page:

See how our previous walks on Botafogo were on the links below:

December 2021
January 2021 March 2020  February 2020 December 2019
November 2019  October 2019 September 2019
Agosto 2019
July 2019  April 2019  March 2019 February 2019
January 2019 November 2018 July 2018
May 2018
March 2018 January 2018 November 2017 September 2017
August 2017 January 2017 December 2016
November 2016
July 2016 March 2016 February 2016
December 2015
November 2015 August 2015
July 2015 May 2015
March 2015
January 2015
November 2014
August 2014
July 2014 June 2014 May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013

 

Students having beers at bar in Botafogo.

We enjoyed some refreshing beers after our sunny walk.

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