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Rio de Janeiro Expects to Receive 1.1 Million Tourists for 2017 Carnival

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The city of Rio de Janeiro expects to receive approximately 1.1 million tourists in this...
Tee Cardaci will DJ at Blue Agave's Carnival 2017 celebrations, photo by Blue Agave. Brazil, Brazil News, Rio de Janeiro, Carnival, Carnival 2017, blocos, Carnival blocos, live DJs, Ipanema

The Blue Agave Carnival Bloco Party Returns to Rio on Saturday

By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Kicking off at 6PM on Saturday, February 25th, the Blue Agave bar in Ipanema will...

Rio Carnival Continues with DPP Pool Party at The Mansion: Sponsored

By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Renovated Portuguese colonial house The Mansion, Santa Teresa will host its third consecutive night of...

Rio Nightlife Guide for Friday, February 24, 2017

Friday's Rio Nightlife Pick - Tonight, The Mansion Rio in Santa Teresa will host the Bal Masque party in celebration of the first official...

Brazil’s Foreign Minister Resigns Due to Health Problems

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Citing health reasons, Brazil’s Foreign Minister José Serra handed in his resignation to President Michel...
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Brazil Reduces Selic by Another 0.75 Percentage Points

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The Brazilian Central Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee (COPOM) announced on Wednesday evening it was lowering...
Bloco Besame Mucho will kick off tonight's festivities in Santa Teresa, photo by Isabela Vieira/Agência Brasil. Brazil, Brazil News, Rio de Janeiro, Carnival, Carnival 2017, Carnival blocos, blocos da rua, blocos

Blocos Welcome Carnival 2017 to Rio’s Streets Tonight

By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Carnival 2017 officially begins tomorrow, on Friday, February 25th. While some Cariocas may choose to...
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One of Final Bidders for Rio’s Maracanã Management Drops Out

By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a surprising move, local news reported late Wednesday, February 22nd, that the multi-national consortium...
The Mansion is a renovated Portuguese colonial house and event space in Santa Teresa, photo by The Mansion. Brazil, Brazil News, Rio de Janeiro, Carnival, Sponsored, Santa Teresa

Cadê Teresa Returns to The Mansion for Rio’s Carnival: Sponsored

By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – High in the hills of Santa Teresa, event space The Mansion will host a party...

Rio Nightlife Guide for Thursday, February 23, 2017

Thursday's Rio Nightlife Pick - Celebrate pre-Carnival at Alto Vidigal with a party that offers a full menu, a selection of special drinks, and...
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