By Andrew Willis, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In a world turned upside down in recent years, more and more foreigners are travelling to Brazil for work, attracted by its growing economy and rising middle class. Tourism is also booming, with a string of upcoming international events and a world-famous Carnival likely to ensure that this trend continues.

Arriving for the first time, however, many visitors to Rio notice two things they may not have expected; the high price of accommodation, and the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here