By Katya Gubarev, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Petrópolis plans to be a major tourist destination during the winter months (June-August) once again. After the heavy rains devastated the state of Rio de Janeiro, Petrópolis is gearing up to host its annual events, hoping to recuperate some of the losses from the sharp drop in tourism in late January and February.
According to the most recent numbers collected by the Civil Defense of Petrópolis, over 900 . . .