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By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – For years the city of Rio became increasingly expensive, between currency exchange rates and inflation, it was crossed off the list of many budget travelers. However the famous Carnival...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - As the city of Rio prepares to receive the 2016 Olympic Games this August, accommodations are a key concern for travelers as beds fill up along the spectrum of luxury...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian Hotel Industry Association in Rio de Janeiro (ABIH-RJ) has announced that 60.76 percent of all hotel beds in Rio de Janeiro have been booked for Carnival 2015. The...
By Michela DellaMonica, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Known internationally as the cultural expression of the Brazilian people, the Carnival of Rio de Janeiro also became a major source of business for the city. The period between the...
By Stephanie Foden, Contributing Reporter SALVADOR, BRAZIL – To rent or not to rent, that is possibly the most important question to consider before planning any trip to Salvador. With a flood of tourists heading to Bahia’s capital this upcoming...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The lure of the famous Copacabana and Ipanema beaches obviously accounts for many of the thousands of visitors flocking to those neighborhoods every week, but staying in one of Rio’s...
By Will Jones, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian Tourism Institute, Embratur, has asked football’s (soccer) authority FIFA to attempt to intervene in order to try and control spiraling accommodation costs ahead of the 2014 World Cup....
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Traveling in Rio is often thought of as sitting on the beaches of Zona Sul (South Zone), but locals know that the center of Rio's culture and music scene is...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Although well over a million of international tourists flock to the gorgeous beaches of Rio de Janeiro every year, first time visitors might be surprised to find that few...
By Donitra Clemons, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The countdown to the United Nations' Rio+20 conference has begun, and already over 95 percent of the city's hotels are booked to capacity. Of the few remaining hotel rooms available,...
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