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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 – New data released by Kayak travel website shows that Rio de Janeiro is the most-searched-for travel destination by Brazilians looking to celebrate New Year's Eve. This comes as another boost...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The city of Petrópolis is currently in the middle of its annual ‘Natal Imperial’ (Imperial Christmas) celebrations. At under two hours’ drive from Rio de Janeiro, and nestled in the...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - More than one million passengers are expected at Infraero airports with scheduled commercial flights between yesterday (Thursday, November 1st) through Monday, due to the Dia dos Finados (Day of the...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A survey by the Brazilian Institute of Economics of the Getulio Vargas Foundation (IBRE-FGV) released last Thursday, May 10th, reveals that Brazilians intend to spend more this year on Dia...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Arguably the oldest and quaintest neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, Urca is considerably smaller and more secluded than nearby Botafogo or Copacabana. With three military academies situated within its confines,...
By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This Thursday, September 7th, the Casa do Minho Portuguese center, in Cosme Velho, hosts the "Encanta Rio" cultural fair. From 1PM to 10PM, the sixth edition of the event gathers...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Pacifying Police Units (UPPs) of Rocinha, Fé/Sereno, Providência and Batan are promoting free holiday camps during the month of January, with the aim of promoting integration between the police...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Writer RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With the 2016 Olympics rapidly approaching, city officials announced on Wednesday, June 26th, a series of measures to be instituted during the Games such as traffic bans, road closures, exclusive...

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