By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Monday, October 31st local news reported that the beachfront promenade at Avenida Delfim Moreira, in Rio’s upscale neighborhood of Leblon, will need extensive repairs after suffering severe damage due to massive waves and strong winds that hit the area late Friday, October 28th and early Saturday, October 29th.
Waves up to four meters caused water to overtake the beach and spill over onto the normally tranquil Avenida Delfim . . .