A cleaner Guanabara
will be one of the main legacies of the games.
proactive measures around Guanabara
Bay -- such as closing landfills, reducing industrial pollution, increasing water treatment works, and reducing floating garbage -- are being taken and implemented by the local authorities.
Bay has become a hot-button issue ahead of the 2016 games.
Two local engineering firms who were involved in the construction of the 1974 14K Rio-Niteroi Bridge across Guanabara
Bay in Rio de Janeiro, one was Cleveland Bridge engineering who was the other?
A gang of local youths stormed the Guanabara
bar and turned over tables and chairs before stealing England flags.
Again, you need a sunny day to make the most of the breathtaking panoramic vistas of Guanabara
Public transport usage is expected to rise to 60% by 2016, up from 12% today; there will be a seven-fold increase in treated sewage around the Guanabara
Bay by 2015; one million people will have the opportunity to learn English thanks to the Games; 75 new hotels are expected to be built creating an estimated 11000 new jobs; and numerous additional projects are already being organized by Rio 2016's commercial partners.
All of them show the mast of the Nau do Descobrimento, a replica of the ship whose crew "discovered" Brazil, together with the elevated road that borders Guanabara
Bay, thereby revealing the point of view from which the images were taken.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Guanabara
The 160,000 m3 cargo which left Soyo aboard the SS Sonangol Sambizang, has been safely unloaded at Petrobras' regasification terminal in Guanabara
Bay, Rio de Janeiro, during the last week of July.
3] cargo - which left Soyo aboard the SS SONANGOL SAMBIZANGA last month - has been safely unloaded at Petrobras' regasification terminal in Guanabara
Bay, Rio de Janeiro.
The fare rollback, which enters into effect on Monday, was not enough to placate all protesters: riot police equipped with body armor fired tear gas to break up a mob of several hundred that tried to block a 15-kilometer bridge across the Guanabara
Bay that links Rio with the nearby city of Niteroi.