I work in the magazine and documentary film business based in New York, Los Angeles and Rio.(If you would like to know more...More information +
I work in the magazine and documentary film business based in New York, Los Angeles and Rio.(If you would like to know more about my career, here is my Linkedin profile -- http://www.linkedin.com/pub/david-parker/0/484/94)
I discovered Brazil in 2000 when I was exploring South America for the first time. I feel in love with Brazil and Rio in particular -- and began traveling often to get to know the country and people better.
With lots of flexibility in my work, I spend more than 4 months a year in Brazil.
I bought these 2 very special duplex penthouses 8 years ago. It's a bit a paradise just 2 blocks from the beach. After hosing many friends from around the world, I decided to open up my home to other travelers -- offering a wonderful, luxurious, and secure home for them in Rio at a very reasonable price.
I love helping visitors, especially those coming for the first time to Rio, to get the most out of this 'marvelous city'.
Left on Apr 14, 2012 for a stay in September 2011
Our family of 8, ranging from teenagers to grandmother, from three different parts of the us, came together in Rio at the Copacabana penthouse apartment.
The apartment is beautiful, airy and tastefully decorated. We had plenty of room to "hang out” together in the dining room, living room and lovely outside terrace. We used the 3 bedrooms and the study to accommodate the necessary sleeping …