The Rise of the West Zone of Rio de Janeiro

A brief history of West Zone of Rio de Janeiro: In the early 1970’s, Rio de Janeiro inaugurated the Joá Bridge and Tunnel, that joined the South and West Zones. This began the unprecedented growth of this new area in both construction and population. The West Zone (Barra da Tijuca, Baixada de Jacarepaguá and beyond) … Continue reading The Rise of the West Zone of Rio de Janeiro