The apartment is in a neighborhood were you can find
yourself in the middle of a variety of hotels, restaurants, and
shops that can cater to whatever needs and style that you
may be accustomed to.  Here you can mingle with the local
Cariocas or with the tourists from around the world.
Restaurants in this area can be as simple as the ones were
you pay by the Kilo or be pricey and chic.  Around the
corner of the apartment you will find a laundromat, the
supermarket chain Pao da Acucar, and various
restaurants/coffee shops.  On Avenida NS Copacabana
you will find restaurants, shops, banks, and travel agencies
that have money exchange booths.  Lojas Americanas, the
Wal-Mart like store in Brasil, is just a few blocks from the
apartment in the direction of Rua Siquieras Campos.  
Across the street from Lojas Americanas is a Blockbuster
rental and a Citibank ATM machine. On Avenida Atlantica
you can sit outside a restaurant or a kiosk, face the beach
and enjoy the scenery. In the evenings on Avenida
Atlantica's median strip, just a few blocks from the
apartment, the weekend Copacabana Night Fair is held.
Here you can mingle with local artists that are displaying
and selling their wares.  Sundays, the famous Hippie Fair in
Ipanema on the Praca General Osorio is just 15 blocks
away from the apartment.
The apartment is located four blocks
from this Posto 4 beach location
Bike path and vendors around the
Restaurant across from the beach were you can
dine and people watch
Restaurant around the corner serving food
from the Minas Gerais region.
Exclusive Italian restaurant in the
Luxury Executive Apartment
in Copacabana
Rio de Janeiro