Photo of the Week: Sand Meets Surf
Dip your toes in the ocean at this beautiful beach in Brazil.
Photo by Chris Battagalia/Flickr
In this week’s photo, sand meets surf on the long stretch of Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro. Locals and visitors admire the lingering colors just as the sun sinks behind the city’s iconic skyline. Another day at this popular Rio beach comes to an end, only to reignite in bustling activity tomorrow. People gravitate here during daylight hours to play footbol (aka soccer) and soak up the sun’s rays. Others browse the vendor stalls, bookstores, and galleries on the store-lined streets just across the street.
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Britt is a California native who now calls Peru home. She is a traveler with a passion for all things outdoors, scuba diving, and capturing memories with her camera.