MIL OSI Translation. Region: Portuguese / Latin America –
Source: Republic of Brazil 2
WORK DELIVERED Known as the National Surfing Capital, the city offers conditions for water sports at night
By André Martins
The new luminaires ensure more light and energy efficiency. Credit: City Hall of SaquaremaThe shore of Saquarema (RJ), a mecca of Brazilian surfing and famous for hosting national and international sports championships, has been exhibiting new tourist lighting since June. The project, the result of an investment that foresees the transfer of R $ 2.7 million by the Ministry of Tourism, allows the practice of night water sports in the city, whose waves are among the best in the country. The work includes the installation of LED lamps and seeks to strengthen the safety of locations, including beaches such as Vila, Itaúna and Barrinha. The Minister of Tourism, Marcelo Álvaro Antônio, praises the efforts of the Jair Bolsonaro government to improve the infrastructure of national destinations, with a view to the resumption of the travel market in the post-pandemic. “Even in the midst of the impacts of the new coronavirus, the Ministry of Tourism maintained attention to the need to improve the infrastructure conditions of national destinations. Interventions like this reinforce the natural vocation of Brazilian destinations and play a fundamental role in attracting visitors and increasing the resumption of the national travel market ”, he points out. and energy efficiency. In addition to surfing, the municipality is known for its beautiful lagoons, waterfalls and mountains. The city also boasts attractions such as the Church of Nossa Senhora de Nazareth, which displays a panoramic view of the municipality’s beaches. SUPPORT – Along with Armação de Búzios, Arraial do Cabo, Cabo Frio, Rio das Ostras, Angra dos Reis (Ilha Grande) and Paraty, Saquarema is part of the list of cities on the Costa do Sol in Rio de Janeiro included in Investe Turismo. The program, a partnership between MTur, Sebrae and Embratur, seeks to structure and promote strategic routes in the country, with a focus on generating employment and income. Edition: Rafael Brais
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