By Hakan Almerfors, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO - With the current exchange rate Rio de Janeiro is in no way a particularly cheap city. In less than five years the prices have gone up almost 50 percent against the US Dollar, the combined effect of a strong Real and inflation rates. For many people travelling on a budget it is essential to find creative ways to keep costs down, so here at the Gringo Times we've come up with some useful tips how to make most of a Centavo without sacrificing quality.
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