This was the name of the state where Rio de Janeiro is, from 1960 to 1975. I was there in the late 1960s, when it was still Guanabara. The state has since merged with the city of Rio de Janeiro and it is all called Rio de Janeiro now. People who live there are known as Cariocas.
Edited by: STORMY724 at: 9/3/2010 (00:29)
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