The Different Faces of Rio

Romantic, Things to Do, What's New — By Lucy Bryson on March 30, 2012 at 11:17 am

A stay in a favela, or slum, can offer a unique view of the city. The pacification of these once no-go areas has opened them up to tourism.

Night View From Pousada Favelinha, a guesthouse near Santa Teresa. Photo courtesy of Pousada Favelinha

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