Rio de Janeiro

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Synonyms for Rio de Janeiro

the former capital and 2nd largest city of Brazil

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O festival, que toma para si as diversas e contrastantes representacoes da Cidade Maravilhosa e as reconfigura, funda a efemera Cidade do Rock, que passa a ser habitada, em sua curta existencia, pela emocao e pelo consumo.
Angela Maria Dias, em artigo sobre a cronica carioca, caracteriza a Cidade Maravilhosa como a Meca brasileira para onde concorrem "peregrinos de todas as estirpes: politicos, trabalhadores .
So even as Rio, the Cidade Maravilhosa, celebrated the 443rd anniversary of its founding this month, the party was dampened by complaints that large urban areas have been let down by successive governments.
Take a stroll along Copacabana or Ipanema beach and you'll see why it's called the Cidade Maravilhosa - the Marvellous City.
By Tuesday, the carnival will be over for this year but in the cidade maravilhosa (marvellous city) the celebration of life never ceases.