By Alexandra Alden, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO - Paraty and the Costa Verde's sandy beaches and hot, tropical climate are two of the region's main draws but this also makes the area synonymous with rain and for many that can cause a panicked sense of 'My vacation is ruined!' Far from spelling out holiday disaster, though, there are many activities to do when the heavens open that can save the trip.

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