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By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Arguably the oldest and quaintest neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, Urca is considerably smaller and more secluded than nearby Botafogo or Copacabana. With three military academies situated within its confines,...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This Friday, March 30th, to Sunday, April 1st, the beautiful Praia Vermelha (Red Beach) and the adjacent Praça General Tibúrcio, in Urca, will be hosting a free event featuring artisanal...
By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For those who want to make the most of the last days in 2017, Rio is the right place to be. Before 2018 arrives the city offers diverse options for...
By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Inaugurated in February this year, the Transcarioca is the largest Latin American trail inside an urban area. Crossing Rio de Janeiro through the Atlantic Forest, the 180-kilometer path has been...
By Mariana Sales, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The waters of the Guanabara Bay will be the setting of "Rio Boat Party – Alto Mar" on Saturday, June 10th, from 11AM. Organized by Rio Love Story and DJ...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The recently opened, Rio Classic Sailing, is now offering both Rio’s tourists and residents alike, the unique opportunity to sail Rio’s iconic waters, whether it be for a relaxing day...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Friday, September 2nd, Rio de Janeiro city and Paralympic officials unveiled a new sculpture of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games’ symbol, the three Agitos, at Copacabana beach. The new...
By Shalina Chatlani, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL- Tucked away between popular neighborhoods of Urca and Copacabana in Zone Sul (South Zone), Leme is a quieter residential area in Rio that is often overlooked. With its beautiful suburban streets,...
By Shalina Chatlani, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Urca, a part of Rio de Janeiro that juts out in a picturesque peninsula into the Guanabara Bay, is a safe and peaceful neighborhood with tasteful houses that lies just...
By William Jones, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Several hotels in Rio de Janeiro are preparing to welcome the teams, staff and families of the England, Holland and Italy football (soccer) teams for the coming World Cup. ...
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