Rio de Janeiro
Urca, Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, 22010-011, Brazil
Brazil's New Game FaceRio has never been busier. The city is building up and out for the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics. Part of a massive port facelift, the Museum of Art of Rio opens later this year. But in colonial bairros, such as Santa Teresa, fresh paint hasn’t changed the carioca spirit. This appeared in the September, 2012 issue.