Category: Flamengo

Flamengo Beach

Gustavo runs along the shores of Flamengo Beach. Flamengo Beach is known as a local beach where there is far less tourists than, say, Ipanema or Copacabana beaches.

Carmen Miranda

The Carmen Miranda Museum at Flamengo Park.


Flamengo Beach is a good place to sit and take in Pão de Açúcar (Sugarloaf Mountain).

Flamengo Park

Cyclists, skaters, and runners enjoy Avenida Infante Dom Henrique in Flamengo Park.


Olivier van Noort, the Dutch maritime explorer, tried to invade the area known today as Flamengo in the late 1500s. At the time the Portuguese called the Dutch…