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Rio Olympics: So Brazil! Copacabana debut delights fans despite queues

Rio Olympics: So Brazil! Copacabana debut delights fans despite queues

With the Atlantic Ocean glistening behind the 12,000-strong purpose-built arena, Brazilians revelled in having one of their favourite sports played on one of the world`s most famous beaches.

New Year`s in Rio: 2 million revelers, 315 tonnes of trash

The two million revelers who ushered in 2016 on Rio de Janeiro`s famed Copacabana Beach left behind a calling card Friday: 315 tonnes of trash for the Olympic host city to cart away.