RIO DE JANEIRO

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New Year’s Eve in Rio de Janeiro

The Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro is the stage of one of the largest and wildest New Year’s Eve parties in the world. Every...

21 graffiti in Brazil

In Brazil the graffiti scene is flourishing as never before. São Paulo is therefore seen as the new New York from the seventies, at...

The best açaí shop in Rio de Janeiro

A centuries-old slogan that adorns the facade of every reputable açaí business, with the result that no one believes it any more. This is...
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The best Bossa Nova club in Rio de Janeiro

The heydays of Bossa Nova were in the fifties and sixties, when musical geniuses like Tom Jobim, and João Gilberto, wrote one Bossa Nova...
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Lapa and Santa Teresa: the Bohemian neighbourhoods of Rio de Janeneiro

While Lapa was a no-go area in the last century, now it’s one of the nicest districts in Rio de Janeiro. 1. To do and...
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The best samba clubs in Rio de Janeiro

Samba as we know today developed in Rio de Janeiro approximately one hundred years ago. There are several theories about the origin of the...
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The beaches of Rio de Janeiro

It is common practice in Europe to ask what someone does for a living, fairly soon after introducing oneself: out of interest, but also...
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11 fun things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is not called the 'Cidade Maravilhosa' for nothing. It's really a marvelous city, with lots of fun things to do. These...
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14 great bars in Rio de Janeiro?

When the sun sets, the famous beaches become more quiet and the nightlife slowly starts in Rio de Janeiro. The amount of bars and...