By Benjamin Parkin, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Those looking for rental alternatives to the increasingly expensive Zona Sul (South Zone) during the World Cup may do well to check out Tijuca, in Rio’s Zona Norte (North Zone). It is a historic neighborhood with a rich culture, vibrant commercial activity and plenty of transportation, as well as being situated next to the Maracanã Stadium – host of the seven World Cup games including the final match between June 12 . . .