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Vila Madalena São Paulo: Art in the Metropolis

Vila Madalena São Paulo: Art in the Metropolis

By Lise Alves, Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The largest city in Brazil, São Paulo is known for its high rises and bustling business community, but twenty minutes from the busy Avenida Paulista with…

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Rio Closes Carnival with Last Weekend of Blocos

Rio Closes Carnival with Last Weekend of Blocos

By Mary Bolling Blackiston, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Another season of Carnival came to a close last weekend with the Champions Parade at the Sambódromo,…

Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – To celebrate its ten year anniversary, the ever popular Fosfobox club in Copacabana has been…

Thursday,  April 24th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday, April 24th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight Lapa’s Circo Voador will rumble with fuzzed-out power chords produced on down tuned guitars…

Friday,  April 25th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday, April 25th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight Manie Dansante present their ninth edition, bringing the best of electro-swing, swing, new jazz…

Saturday,  April 26th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday, April 26th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight Paradiso, Nugrooves Rio and the La Paz Club present very special guest, DJ Andy…

Sunday,  April 27th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Sunday, April 27th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Sunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Going strong for over seven years, the weekly Duo party is back again tonight at…

Monday,  April 28th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Monday, April 28th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Monday’s Rio Nightlife Pick - Every Monday in Barra da Tijua, the Flashback Party helps to get the week started…

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – It’s Tuesday and that means it’s time again for the Bem Brasil Rio Hostel Party…

Food View All

Fazendo Doce: Artisanal Confectionery in Rio

Fazendo Doce: Artisanal Confectionery in Rio

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – With Easter a little under two weeks away (April…

CADEG Festival Celebrates Lent with Fish and Wine

CADEG Festival Celebrates Lent with Fish and Wine

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In celebration of Lent, the CADEG market in Zona…

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Silent Film with Live Music Tonight: Daily

Silent Film with Live Music Tonight: Daily

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Musician Alexander Zhemchuzhnikov and the band Chinese Cookie Poets will provide musical accompaniment for…

Art and Culture View All

Rio Art Museum (MAR) Celebrates First Year: Daily

Rio Art Museum (MAR) Celebrates First Year: Daily

By William Jones, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Rio de Janeiro Museum of Art (MAR) is celebrating its on year anniversary with…

Editorial View All

Editorial: The 2014 Calendar and Slaying Dragons

Editorial: The 2014 Calendar and Slaying Dragons

Editorial, by Stone Korshak RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The calendar this year in Brazil is…

Opinion View All

Opinion: The Curmudgeon on Housing

Opinion: The Curmudgeon on Housing

Opinion, by Michael Royster RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The “Telerj Favela” has now come and…

Letters to the Editor View All

Nightmare in Brazil

Nightmare in Brazil

Letter to the Editor, by Patricia Shawcross SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – On January 8th this year…

Classifieds View All

For Rent: 2BR, June 23 – July 17, Copacabana for World Cup Final

For Rent: 2BR, June 23 – July 17, Copacabana for World Cup Final

Rent a apartment for the World Cup final (June 23 till July 17) in Copacabana Beach.…