Rio 2016 Will Shine a Light on Brazil, says Tourism Minister

By Georgia Grimond, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In “O Caminho da Tocha” or the “Path of the Torch”, written by Henrique Eduardo Alves and published in Folha de São Paulo, the Minister for Tourism recalls the thrill and emblematic images of the Olympic torch passing through British towns and cities ahead of the London Games in 2012. He goes on to say that it is now Brazil’s turn to capture the world’s imagination.

Rio 2016 will be the first Olympic and Paralympic Games to be held in South America and having hosted other major . . .

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