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Visiting Oktoberfest de Blumenau in Santa Catarina

Visiting Oktoberfest de Blumenau in Santa Catarina

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Every year the city of Blumenau in the Southern Brazilian state of Santa Catarina hosts its own Oktoberfest, celebrating German food, music, beer, culture…

Opinion and Editorial View All

Opinion: The Curmudgeon on the Final Round

Opinion: The Curmudgeon on the Final Round

Opinion, by Michael Royster RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Sunday 105 million Brazilian voters went to polling stations and cast valid ballots for President for the second time…

Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick –The premiere edition of Gringo Halloween continues at Gringo Café. Tonight through November 1st, the American…

Thursday, October 30, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday, October 30, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Casa da Matriz’s weekly Veneno events, filled with good music and beautiful people, have helped…

Friday, October 31, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday, October 31, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – It’s Halloween and that means there will be parties throughout the city of Rio de…

Saturday, November 1, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday, November 1, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick –British rock band Echo and the Bunnymen will play live at Lapa’s Fundição Progresso tonight. One…

Sunday,  November 2, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Sunday, November 2, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Sunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Today the Hype Free Market returns to Barra da Tijuca for its second edition. Hosting…

Monday, November 3, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Monday, November 3, 2014 Nightlife Guide

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

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight, singer-songwritier and guitarist MarthaV will peform live at The Clover Irish Pub beginning at…

Food View All

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…

Rio Gastronomia 2014 Food Festival Returns

Rio Gastronomia 2014 Food Festival Returns

By Teresa Geer, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A month after the World Cup festivities; Rio continues the…

Film View All

SP International Film Festival Honors Spain, Karmitz

SP International Film Festival Honors Spain, Karmitz

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The 38th edition of the SP International Film Festival starts today in São Paulo and…

Art and Culture View All

Live the Colonial Dream at The Mansion in Rio

Live the Colonial Dream at The Mansion in Rio

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Time spent in Santa Teresa always evokes the splendor of Rio’s colonial past, but…

Apartments for Rent View All

For Rent: Triplex Penthouse Ipanema

For Rent: Triplex Penthouse Ipanema

This spacious, triplex, penthouse apartment is playfully decorated in a modern design focused style characterized by…

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For Sale: 3BR, R$3,7MM, Barra da Tijuca

For Sale: 3BR, R$3,7MM, Barra da Tijuca

Contemporary Apartment with Breathtaking Views Contemporary Beachfront Apartment for Sale in Barra. Breathtaking sea and lagoon…

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…