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World Cup fans camp by the beach to dodge Rio hotel prices

A soccer fan sleeps at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro June 17, 2014. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A soccer fan sleeps at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro June 17, 2014. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A soccer fan sleeps at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro June 17, 2014. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A woman walks with her dog next to an Argentinian camper vehicle set up on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, June 17, 2014. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A woman walks with her dog next to an Argentinian camper vehicle set up on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, June 17, 2014. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

A woman walks with her dog next to an Argentinian camper vehicle set up on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, June 17, 2014. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares
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A man exercises in front of of Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A man exercises in front of of Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A man exercises in front of of Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, March 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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