A Guide to Eating on Rio’s Beaches

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Along Rio's beaches, sunbathers and wave riders needn't worry about straying far from the water in search of food and drink, as the city is famous for its barracas (literally translated to "tents") and for its seemingly endless flow of walking vendors eager to sell anything one might need to recharge right on the sandy shoreline.

All day walking vendors weave their way through beach chairs and sunbathers laid out on Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?