RIO ON THE RISE

DestinAsian - - CONTENTS - BY ROBERT TURN­BULL

Hav­ing spent long years in the dol­drums, Brazil’s Ci­dade Mar­avil­hosa has seen a mas­sive in­vest­ment in in­fra­struc­ture and new cul­tural in­sti­tu­tions ahead of its host­ing of the 2016 Sum­mer Olympics; even its im­pov­er­ished fave­las are be­ing slowly trans­formed. Wel­come to a re­vi­tal­ized Rio.

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