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Cabo Frio, locally known as "Cidade do Agito", is located 93 miles (150 km) northeast of Rio de Janeiro. This city is popular due to its beautiful soft white sandy beaches and extravagant entertainment. The beaches are great for swimming, surfing, and diving.
The most famous beach in Cabo Frio is Forte Beach, where the fortress of Saint Mathews (free entrance) was built in 1620. Stretching 7.5 kilometers, the beach is located in the heart of the rather ugly town near many bars and restaurants. Head all the way to the left end to explore the fort and get a panoramic view you won't forget.
Cafes which offer free WiFi for customers are sparse.
Basic hours for most stores and businesses are from 9am to 6pm, with an extended lunch hour from around noon to 2pm.
Many museums are closed on monday.
Carnival - the five days leading up to Ash Wednesday
April 21 - Remembrance of Tiradentes
May 1 - Labour Day
September 7 - Independence Day
October 12 - Nossa Senhora Aparecida
November 2 - Dia dos Finados (the Day of the Dead)
November 15 - Proclamation of the Republic
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