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By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This Sunday, October 8th, the Feira das Yabás returns to the Paulo da Portela Square, in Oswaldo Cruz, Zona Norte. One of the most authentic Afro Brazilian culture's celebrations, the...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The winter season in the Southern Hemisphere sends temperatures in Rio down to an average of 21°C (70°F) in the coldest month July, with lows statistically at 18°C (65°F). ...
By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Today, Friday, April 21st, is a public holiday celebrating Brazilian revolutionary Joaquim José da Silva Xavier, otherwise known as Tiradentes. The public holiday in his honor kicks off a host...
By Georgia Grimond, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The two favela neighborhoods of Babilônia and Chapéu Mangueira occupy a privileged position along Copacabana’s coastline. Nestling at the top of the steep sides of the Morro da Babilônia...
By Michela DellaMonica, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL — Feijoada or a black bean stew traditionally cooked with various pork parts, is a staple Brazilian dish most enjoyed in a family or festive setting. Whether it be a special...
By Anna Kaiser, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The annual Rio Gastronomia food festival kicks off this Thursday, August 15th. The ten day event is the city’s largest culinary festival and features tasting booths, cooking classes, live-music and...
By Anna Kaiser, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Two legendary samba schools, Vila Isabel and Portela, will face off in this Saturday's edition of the “Feijoada Nota 10” (Perfect 10 Feijoada) cook-off, a competition pitting Grupo Especial (Special...
By Fiona Hurrell, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Rio Gastronomia, the city’s largest annual culinary festival, will be taking place from August 16th to 26th, boasting ten days of gourmet-style celebration throughout Rio. The event aims...
By Bryan Gregory Sanders, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Most travelers who have been to Brazil, or are thinking about it, have heard of the soulful Brazilian staple feijoada, the flavorful stew of black beans and pork that...
By Fiona Hurrell, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - As winter approaches, the recent drop in temperature has forced many to rethink their leisure activities. Not so long ago, people automatically grabbed their swim suits and headed for the...
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