With the 2016 Summer Olympics underway and about to begin this Friday, we wouldn't be surprised if Rio de Janeiro turns out to be the hottest hangout/vacay spot to chill at this season (before fall, that is). Apart from tuning into the games, take your chance to explore the sultry seaside city in Brazil while soaking up the sunrays and basking in what seems like an endless summer. We suggest taking on the stunning Niterói Contemporary Art Museum via a guided tour, getting a tan by the sandy shores of Ipanema Beach, and even exploring the up-and-coming urban area of Botafogo during nightfall. But before you take your next flight out, pack your suitcase with chic essentials that won't have you racking up a sweat amidst the balmy temperatures. We recommend breezy sarongs, laser-cut leather sandals, and Panama hats (obviously) for an effortless getup:

 

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