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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: Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin, a Smidgen

Opinion: Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin, a Smidgen

Opinion, by The Curmudgeon RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Marina has now come out in favor of Aécio, as have most of the political parties that supported her,…

Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – The weekly In.Box party returns to Fosfobox in Copacabana tonight. Presented by Bem Brasil Entretenimento,…

Thursday, October 23, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday, October 23, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Thursday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight, the popular Wobble party returns to Copacabana’s Fosfobox and will present very special guest…

Friday, October 24, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday, October 24, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Friday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight the mashups return to Copacabana’s Fosfobox as the venue hosts the Bootie Rio party,…

Saturday, October 25, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday, October 25, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight it’s time for tech, deep house and minimal tech, as Mansão Do Joá in…

Sunday,  October 26, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Sunday, October 26, 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, October 27, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Monday, October 27, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Monday’s Rio Nightlife Pick -It’s time for the best of reggae, as the Leviano Bar in Lapa will host the…

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Nightlife Guide

Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick -It’s Portuguese/English language exchange tonight at the Lapa Irish Pub. Set up like speed dating, native…

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

ArtRio 2014 Returns for Fourth Edition, September 10th – 14th

ArtRio 2014 Returns for Fourth Edition, September 10th – 14th

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Five spacious former warehouses located at Rio de Janeiro’s Pier Maua will again house…

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…

Real Estate for Sale View All

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…