IPANEMA RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL: BEACH - NEIGHBOURHOOD - PHOTOS - VIDEOS - MAPS - INFORMATION - NIGHTLIFE - SURF - MUSIC - APARTMENT RENTAL IPANEMA
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IPANEMA RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL:
Ipanema is a beach and neighbourhood located in the southern area of the city of Rio de Janeiro.
Ipanema is the fashionable and trendy beach of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
IPANEMA BEACH AND NEIGHBOURHOOD COASTLINE:
Ipanema is set at a 3,5 km coastline south of the city of Rio de Janeiro, that starts at Arpoador Rock and ends at the base of the Twin brothers Peak Mountain.
Ipanema shares it´s coastline with Arpoador beach and neighbourhood (begginning), and Leblon beach and Neighbourhood (end). Ipanema is set at the middle of this coasline occupying the biggest area (2 km).
IPANEMA RIO DE JANEIRO - ORIGIN:
The area where Ipanema is actually set, belonged to José Antonio Moreira Filho, the Barão de Ipanema (Baron of Ipanema).
Ipanema means "bad water" in Indian dialect, but this historical fact does not relate at all with the clear blue sea and amazing white sands of this beach.
IPANEMA BEACH RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL:
At Ipanema beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the visitor will find a legendary beach, inmortalized by many songs and films, with a very good surf spot, a cool atmosphere, great restaurants, and a busy nightlife.
Ipanema beach, Rio de Janeiro, also neighbours Copacabana beach and neighbourhood.
IPANEMA BEACH BRAZIL - BOSSA NOVA:
Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is the birthplace of Bossa Nova, a Brasilian rythim borned in the 70´s, and acclaimed worldwide. The whole world learned about Bossa Nova, with hit song "The Girl from Ipanema", composed by Antonio Carlos Jobim and Vinícius de Morais, both Ipanema residents.
The Garota the Ipanema Restaurant is located at Rua Vinícius de Moraes street, 49 (Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil). Telephone: (21) 2523-3787.
IPANEMA NEIGHBOURHOOD RIO DE JANEIRO:
Ipanema neighbourhood is compressed by the Atlantic Ocean, and the Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon (onto the front and back) and is set between Arpoador and Leblon area. Ipanema also neighbours Copacabana.
Visconde de Pirajá Street is the main commercial artery of Ipanema Neighbourhood. You will find at this avenue: banks, commerce, bars, restaurants, gyms, libraries, drug sotres and boutiques.
IPANEMA RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL - TRENDS:
Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, is the cool and trendy area of Rio de Janeiro, and what beggins here always reverberates throughout the country. An example is Banda de Ipanema (carnival band). What started as a carnival celebration among a few friends ended up bringing a new life to Rio de Janeiro's Street Carnival. Today the Band of Ipanema parades, gather more than fifteen thousand people, and now almost every neighbourhood of Rio de Janeiro has it´s own street carnival band.
IPANEMA RIO DE JANEIRO NIGHTLIFE:
After sunset, the fun continues at Ipanema beach and neighbourhood, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Ipanema is full of cafes, bars, clubs, and disco´s. You can be sure that there is always something going on at night at Ipanema. Stroll around Praça da Paz, Baixo Farme and Baixo Quitéria. Assist a live music performance at any given bar, crash a circuit party, enjoy the evening at Ipanema´s top and exclusive discotheques, or enjoy a beer or fresh coconut under the stars at an Ipanema beach kiosk.
Gays and lesbians have their own beach spot at Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro (POSTO 8), and enjoy venues and clubs on Rua Teixeira de Melo, Farme de Amoedo and surroundings.
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