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Brazil: sights to see

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The expensive Ipanema neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro became famous in 1962 with the bossa nova tune by AntĂ´nio Carlos Jobim and VinĂ­cius de Moraes called 'Girl from Ipanema.' Ipanema Beach is known as an elegant and social place, and was named by the Travel Channel as the world's sexiest beach.

PHOTO: Vanderlei Almeida/AFP/Newscom/File

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