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Arco do Teles, Rio de Janeiro

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Located in the center of Rio among colonial buildings, you will find Arco do Teles, the last of the many arches that once existed in town. Feel how things were in Rio back in the 1910’s as you walk under this arch set between buildings 32 and 34. The residents of Rio flocked there in devotion to an image of Our Lady of Joy, hidden in a crevice within the arch. Stroll through the arch surrounded by good food, wine shops, and libraries. Enjoy a beer during happy hour, a popular spot for locals to meet after work. Add Arco do Teles to your Rio de Janeiro travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Rio de Janeiro travel itinerary maker.
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  • our guide took us here to show around this landmark's historical of rio, the lady carmen mirand lived here and today is vila of houses wich turned out to local restaurants  more »
  • I went here once on a Friday after work time. There is a ferry nearby and it seems that a lot of people stop in this area after work for drinks, snacks, music, everybody was in the streets dring beer ...  more »
  • This is a place where Rio still preserves much of the flair of the colonial times. Beautifully preserved. It has some relaxed restaurants for lunch (do not go at night time, unless there is a specific...  more »
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  • Happy hour animado, diversos bares.
  • Literally a hidden treasure! This very charming spot is full of stories and great architecture. Lunch time anytime on weekdays and weekends, also love to go for drinks and party at night. . must go!
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