Donâ€™t be put off by the city heat â€” there are great hotel and restaurant deals, and thereâ€™s plenty to do outside, says Jane Knight
Best forâ€¦ Beautiful people
IpanemaDay: Rioâ€™s legendary Ipanema is fashion-shoot Brazil: famous backdrop, beautiful creatures, skimpy bathing costumes â€“ and thatâ€™s just the guys. Like Copacabana next door, Ipanema isnâ€™t just a beach â€“ itâ€™s a world. You can have lunch, a massage, a new tattoo, a Samba class, a Pilates workout or a political debate. Alternatively, stick to simpler pleasures â€“ a grade-A tan, an ice-cold beer or an impromptu game of volleyball. [Readm More]
WANT to live a longer, better life? Do yoga. For those of you unfamiliar with downward dogs and sun salutes, doctors say the most important aspect of physical fitness as our bodies age is good muscle strength and flexibility, and yoga is widely regarded as one of the key ways to maintain and improve this.