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By Mary Bolling Blackiston, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Nestled to the east of Botafogo, Urca may not seem the center of all the action like Ipanema or Leblon, but that is exactly what makes it so...
By Blake Sherman and Ben Tavener, Contributing Reporters RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The city of Rio is investing R$10 million (nearly US$5 million) in efforts to clean up Leblon Beach as part of a wider campaign to rid six of...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Bondinho do Pão de Açúcar - the Sugarloaf Mountain cable car - celebrates its centenary this Saturday, October 27th. Indisputably one of Rio’s most iconic landmarks and most successful tourist...
By Bryan Gregory Sanders RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Festa Junina always draws the crowds throughout June and now rolls its way into July and August, continuing the celebration of the end of the harvest, love for the Northeast, and...
By Nathan M. Walters, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Thanks to the imagination of New York-based artists Maxine Nienow and Nicolina (members of the The Free Art Society), Rio is changing the notion of nautical art in...
By Lacy Edney, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Pão de Açucar (The Sugarloaf) sits impressively between the ocean and the riveting landscape that makes up Rio de Janeiro. One hundred years after its cable car inauguration in 1912,...
By Aitor Elua, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Most have heard about the Real Estate boom in Brazil, and there remains plenty of debate if the market is due to burst or hold. Rental prices have also...
By Patricia Maresch, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Students from The British School, Rio de Janeiro attended two prestigious debating events in Brazil and abroad: the Model United Nations Conferences in Boston (U.S.) and Bahia (Brazil)....
By Tim Anderson, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Cidade Maravilhosa is full of places to get a cold beer, and it doesn't take long to find locals enjoying each other's company at the countless botecos (street...

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