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Exploring the Hidden Beaches of Rio de Janeiro

Exploring the Hidden Beaches of Rio de Janeiro

By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – While most visitors seek relief from the current heat wave at the waters of Copacabana and Ipanema beach leaving those beaches immensely crowded on weekends…

Opinion and Editorial View All

Opinion: Irony and Indonesia, a Smidgen

Opinion: Irony and Indonesia, a Smidgen

Opinion, by Michael Royster RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazil abolished the death penalty when it became a Republic in 1889, and has long supported abolishing it everywhere.…

Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – As the sun continues to blaze down on Rio during the ongoing summer days, the…

Thursday, January 22, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Thursday, January 22, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Thursday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight the Dog Days Are Over party returns to Fosfobox in Copacabana. Celebrating another summer…

Friday, January 23, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Friday, January 23, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Friday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight it’s time for the best of tech and deep house as the Brotherhood party…

Saturday, January 24, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Saturday, January 24, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight the Bailinho party returns to Anexo 4 at Píer Mauá for the third of…

Sunday,  January 25, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Sunday, January 25, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Sunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – The Foo Fighters arrive in Rio tonight to perform live at the famous soccer (football)…

Monday, January 26, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Monday, January 26, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Monday’s Rio Nightlife Pick - If you are looking for an authentic roda de samba experience in Rio, Pedra do…

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Quickly gaining popularity, the Stand-Up Comedy in English event returns to Mab’s in Copacabana tonight…

Food View All

Pizza Chef Sei Shiroma Brings Ferro e Farinha to Catete

Pizza Chef Sei Shiroma Brings Ferro e Farinha to Catete

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Originally making Neapolitan-style gourmet pizzas from a mobile oven…

International Wine and Jazz Fest in Florianópolis, Jan 7th-11th

International Wine and Jazz Fest in Florianópolis, Jan 7th-11th

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – With more than sixty blues and jazz musicians and…

Film View All

Multimedia Project in Rio Explores Indigenous Issues

Multimedia Project in Rio Explores Indigenous Issues

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The ‘Tupy or Not To Be: Teatro, Cinema e Novas Mídias’ (Tupi or Not…

Art and Culture View All

Skate Photography “As Cores do Rio” Exhibits in Ipanema

Skate Photography “As Cores do Rio” Exhibits in Ipanema

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – On Thursday, January 15th, Galeria Homegrown (Homegrown Gallery) in Ipanema will host the opening…

Apartments for Rent View All

For Rent: 2BR, New Years Eve on Copacabana Beach

For Rent: 2BR, New Years Eve on Copacabana Beach

Modern apartment available for rent during New Years in Copacabana Beach. Two bedrooms, living room, American…

Real Estate for Sale View All

For Sale: 3BR/3 Bath Penthouse, R$2.75MM, Barra da Tijuca

For Sale: 3BR/3 Bath Penthouse, R$2.75MM, Barra da Tijuca

3-BEDROOM, 3 BATH, 3 CAR GARAGE, PENTHOUSE FOR SALE in Barra da Tijuca near Recreio. Breath…

Help Wanted View All

Help Wanted: Teaching Positions for 2015 Start

Help Wanted: Teaching Positions for 2015 Start

TEACHERS and ASSISTANT TEACHERS REQUIRED Please send Curriculum Vitae in English, together with a letter of…

Services View All

Services: Psychotherapy For English Speakers in Rio

Services: Psychotherapy For English Speakers in Rio

DR. NIAMH WHIRISKEY PSYCHOTHERAPY PSYCHOTHERAPY FOR ENGLISH SPEAKERS IN RIO DE JANEIRO Being an expat is…