By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In the Central-Southern region of Rio's state lies the town of Miguel Pereira, only two hours away from the capital. Possessing a peaceful countryside atmosphere, Miguel Pereira, part of Rio's 1700s and 1800s coffee era, combines cultural and natural attractions in the town also known to have the best climate in the state of Rio.
Even though Miguel Pereira is young as an independent political-administrative unit, its history goes back to the seventeenth century, when the region was economically exploited by sugar cane and Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here