This piece originally appeared on TravelandLeisure.com.
Organizers expected hotels in Rio to fill quickly for the Olympics. But instead of building all new structures to house visitors, the Olympic committee had a creative solution to expanding the amount of rooms available.
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This month, Norwegian Cruise Line’s Getaway will dock in Rio to provide additional accommodations for visitors to the city.