As fans and supporters of Olympic athletes travel to Brazil, fill stadia, and explore Rio de Janiero, one place they won't be wandering through is the Olympic Village. For obvious security reasons, regular Olympic patrons can't just waltz among the world's top athletes unheaded. Thanks to the power of social media, we can go behind the scenes.
1 of 10 Welcome to Rio!
No big event is complete without an Instagram-worthy photo opportunity. This huge Rio sign welcomes athletes to the Olympic Village and is perfectly sized for climbing on top.
(image via Instagram)