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Enjoying the Crystal Clear Waters of Arraial do Cabo

Enjoying the Crystal Clear Waters of Arraial do Cabo

By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In a quick 2.5 hours ride out of Rio de Janeiro in direction of its more famous neighbor Búzios, lies Arraial do Cabo “the town…

Opinion and Editorial View All

Opinion: The Curmudgeon on the Apocalypse

Opinion: The Curmudgeon on the Apocalypse

Opinion, by Michael Royster RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – One of the hallmarks of Brazil’s economic growth in the past dozen years under Lula and Dilma has been…

Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight Nigerian singer-songwriter and gutarist Keziah Jones returns to Rio to perform live at Circo…

Thursday, November 20, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday, November 20, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – British indie-pop band Metronomy returns to Rio’s Circo Voador tonight to play live. Metronomy first…

Friday, November 21, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday, November 21, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday’s Rio Nightlife Pick –Tonight Cais da Imperatriz in Saúde hosts the Gop Tun party with very special guests Floating…

Saturday, November 22, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday, November 22, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Argentinian singer-songwriter and electronic musician Juana Molina returns to Oi Futuro Ipanema tonight for a…

Sunday,  November 23, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Sunday, November 23, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Sunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – End your weekend with house and electro pop at Duo in Gávea’s 00 (Zero Zero).…

Monday, November 24, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Monday, November 24, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Monday’s Rio Nightlife Pick - Tonight the Rio Boat Club cruises again. Dubbed the “The Best Boat Party Ever,” things…

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight Quiz Night Rio is taking place on a new night and at a new…

Food View All

Thanksgiving Dinner in Rio at the Gringo Café: Sponsored

Thanksgiving Dinner in Rio at the Gringo Café: Sponsored

By Jay Forte Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Thanksgiving falls on Thursday, November 27th this year and once…

Learn to Cook Indian Food in Rio with Rashmy Naik

Learn to Cook Indian Food in Rio with Rashmy Naik

By Kate Rintoul, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL — Two of the most challenging aspects of moving to a…

Film View All

Closing Night of 2014 Rio de Janeiro Short Film Festival

Closing Night of 2014 Rio de Janeiro Short Film Festival

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Today marks the final day of the Curta Cinema 2014 festival, the Rio de Janeiro…

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The 19th Annual Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro

The 19th Annual Gay Pride Parade in Rio de Janeiro

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Today, November 16th, organizers predict that one million people will take to the streets…

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: Land in Nova Friburgo, R$120K

For Sale: Land in Nova Friburgo, R$120K

Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro. Plot of land for sale in private closed condominium. In this…

Help Wanted View All

Help Wanted: Vacation Rental Property & Hospitality Manager

Help Wanted: Vacation Rental Property & Hospitality Manager

Full-time manager of a large apartment in Rio — a very active and beautiful vacation rental.…

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…