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RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - The name Búzios is derived from Portuguese and refers to a shellfish that was common in the area. Before the Europeans came to explore the area it was inhabited by Indians from the Tupinambás tribes....
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – "Changing the world one trash bag at a time" is the slogan that best describes the work of Amigos do Mar. The group, which has been cleaning up Rio beaches since...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - While winter may be fast approaching in Brazil, for many others, swimsuit season is just around the corner. The first stop for shoppers looking to upgrade their beach wardrobe is...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – While Rio de Janeiro has a rich literary tradition, with figures such as Clarice Lispector, Nelson Rodrigues, and Carlos Drummond de Andrade immortalized in bronze throughout ‘Zona Sul’ (South Zone),...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Somewhere between the restaurants and bars on the streets and the food and drink-sellers on the sand lie the ‘quiosques’ (kiosks). These informal bars and restaurants often serve excellent cocktails,...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – With Christ the Redeemer as his backdrop, one of the biggest icons of surf music, Donovan Frankenreiter, is set to headline the Summer Breeze Festival this Sunday, January 13th, at...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Australian DJ and Rio-based expatriate Billy Aldea-Martinez, who goes by the moniker ‘WilHvlm,’ is hoping to achieve big things in 2019, with plans to continue his mission of bringing a...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – When Rio celebrates, Copacabana is usually where the biggest party is held, and New Year’s Eve - or ‘Réveillon’ as it’s known locally - is no exception. This year is...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Supporters of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex (LGBTI) community in Brazil were out in full force on Sunday, September 30th to celebrate Rio de Janeiro's 23rd annual LGBTI...

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