Letter to the Editor
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - As a foreigner living in ‘The Marvelous City’, I feel compelled to express
my opinion on the helicopter traffic that is now attacking some of our
finest areas of Zona Sul.
The beautiful landscapes, beaches, sunsets and people attracted me to the
area around Ipanema Beach and Arpoador and I feel blessed to be able to
live here. I enjoy watching the flight of thousands of Split-tail Frigate
Birds as they make their daily migrations from the Cagarras Islands to
Rio’s mainland, through some of the world’s most beautiful . . .