Monthly Archives: February 2012

Favela Tourism Off the Ground in Alemão

By Nathan M. Walters, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Most guide books will say no trip to Rio is complete without a ride on...
The Metro stop at Praça General Osório in Ipanema will close for eight months in December, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil News

General Osório, Cantagalo Metro to Close for Extension

By Ana Gabriela Ribeiro, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Since opening in 2009, the General Osório Metro station (the last stop of Line...

Starting 2012, Really

Editorial RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – For those still getting used to the Southern Hemisphere calendar, and particularly in Brazil, the end of Carnival means...

The Curmudgeon Below the Antarctic Circle

Opinion, by Michael Royster RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s favorite penguin used to be the one placed on the label of every single beer...

Fire, Oil….Thorium

Opinion, by Antônio Brassil RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Thor, the Norse God of Thunder, is known for striking both fear and punishment against his...

Wednesday, February 29, 2012, Nightlife Guide

Wednesday's Rio Nightlife Pick : Karoke is always a good time, drinks and singing the hits. Express yourself, Karaoke Night at Casa da Matriz....

Thursday, March 1, 2012, Nightlife Guide

Thursday's Rio Nightlife Pick : It is Rio de Janeiro's 447 birthday and that means an extra excuse to get out on the street....

Friday, March 2, 2012, Nightlife Guide

Friday's Rio Nightlife Pick : The American-themed Gringo Café in Ipanema will be hosting its monthly Gringo Group Therapy Happy Hour tonight starting at...

Saturday, March 3, 2012, Nightlife Guide

Saturday's Rio Nightlife Pick - Phunk pretty much says it all when looking for something to do on Saturday night. Celebrate 10 years of...



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