||Lagoa is so scenic it is hard to choose the best spot
for photos. With the recent refurbishing chemical toilets
were installed at some of the most popular spots.
|With so much grass, shrubs and other attractions,
dogs also love to go for a walk on Lagoa with their
two-legged friends. Although forbidden by law, the
presence of unleashed dogs is somewhat tolerated.
||The white structure in front of the famous Selva
de Pedra buildings is known as Estádio de Remo.
This is where rowing competitions are held. It is
currently under renovations.
|A serious effort reduce pollution and restore the
native vegetation is starting to show results. The
graceful egret is now a common sight at Lagoa, and they
do not seem to mind the presence of humans nearby. In the
middle of Lagoa, two swan-shaped pedal boats.