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Brazil: Cruiser arrives in Rio to host US basketball teams01:35

Brazil: Cruiser arrives in Rio to host US basketball teams

Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
August 1, 2016 at 22:37 GMT -00:00 · Published

The Silver Cloud cruise liner, arrived on Sunday at Pier Maua, Rio de Janeiro, to host the male and female basketball teams of the United States ahead of the Summer Olympic Games.

The cruiser has 196 cabins and the capacity to host up to 300 people in rooms sized between 22m2 to 122m2 (236ft2 – 1313ft2). It is one of the few ships in the world rated with six stars and is equipped with a game area, conference room, spa, casino, beauty salon, gym and party area.

The ship is docked in a part of the port closed for visitors, in order to ensure its guests’ privacy and security.

Around 500 security personnel will guard the ship during the course of its stay in Rio. Along with the 250 CCTV cameras aboard the Silver Cloud, 60 more in the dock and 97 in the port are set up to record every movement.

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The Silver Cloud cruise liner, arrived on Sunday at Pier Maua, Rio de Janeiro, to host the male and female basketball teams of the United States ahead of the Summer Olympic Games.

The cruiser has 196 cabins and the capacity to host up to 300 people in rooms sized between 22m2 to 122m2 (236ft2 – 1313ft2). It is one of the few ships in the world rated with six stars and is equipped with a game area, conference room, spa, casino, beauty salon, gym and party area.

The ship is docked in a part of the port closed for visitors, in order to ensure its guests’ privacy and security.

Around 500 security personnel will guard the ship during the course of its stay in Rio. Along with the 250 CCTV cameras aboard the Silver Cloud, 60 more in the dock and 97 in the port are set up to record every movement.

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