Arraial do Cabo is a city in the state of Rio de Janeiro. It is a coastal town founded in 1503 by the Americo Vespucio. The municipality was created in 1985, after the emancipation from the city of Cabo Frio.
In 2010 the population was only 28,010 inhabitants according to the IBGE. The highways that serve the city are the RJ-140 and RJ-102.
The city of Arraial do Cabo is a large piece of land entering the sea that has cove beaches. Some of the beaches being the most beautiful in the world.
The city is ideal for diving, ecotourism is the basis of the economy.
Still having a fairly simple and troubled urban area with buildings of just two floors in narrow winding streets plus a notorious slums unusual process between neighboring cities. Here we can see a panoramic view of the city from the Our lady of Remédios church till Grande Beach in the background.
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COSTANTINO (56837) 2014-05-20 6:28
Hello my dear friend
a lovely postcard remitted to all of us
with the greatest lightness and sharpness
nice view of this city in the state of
Rio de Janeiro but if you visit my gallery
I have a photo like this one taken from
Samos island in Greece this blue color
reminds of Aegean colors
according to your useful notes
this city is ideal for diving
ecotourism is the basis of the
have a nice time
- Copyright: Andre Bonavita (bona) (13043)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-05-10
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Canon Digital Rebel XT (350D), Canon EF 18-135mm F/3.5-5.6 IS USM, HOYA 67mm CIR-PL
- Exposure: f/8, 1/320 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Arraial do Cabo in 2012
- Date Submitted: 2014-05-20 5:51