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Traveling to Ouro Preto, the Colonial Heart of Minas

Traveling to Ouro Preto, the Colonial Heart of Minas

By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – For those who favor history and culture over beach for a weekend away, Ouro Preto and its neighboring towns have plenty to offer. The colonial…

Opinion and Editorial View All

Opinion: The Curmudgeon on the Power Struggle

Opinion: The Curmudgeon on the Power Struggle

Opinion, by Michael Royster RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The title is misleading, because there are several power struggles currently enlivening denizens of Brasília, commentators and editors. One…

Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Australian psychedelic rock band Tame Impala returns to play live at Lapa’s Circo Voador tonight.…

Thursday, November 27, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday, November 27, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Today the Festival Multiplicidade begins the closing weekend of its 10th edition in Rio de…

Friday, November 28, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday, November 28, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight singer-songwriter and musician Jake Bugg will perform live at Citibank Hall in Barra da…

Saturday, November 29, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday, November 29, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Today the Ausländer Musik Festival returns to Castelo de Itaipava in Petrópolis for its 2014…

Sunday,  November 30, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Sunday, November 30, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Sunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Brazilian singer-songwriter Rodrigo Amarante will perform live tonight at Circo Voador in Lapa. Born Rodrigo…

Monday, December 1, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Monday, December 1, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Monday’s Rio Nightlife Pick - The 2014 edition of Novas Frequências begins tonight with Americain Ashley Paul performing live at…

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Brazilian rock band Far From Alaska will perform live tonight at Teatro Odisséia as the…

Food View All

Second Edition of Rio Burger Fest On Until Nov. 23rd

Second Edition of Rio Burger Fest On Until Nov. 23rd

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Rio Burger Fest is back in Rio de…

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…

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…

Art and Culture View All

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…