Local Tip If you are into gardens, you will want to visit anytime and during different seasons. On the other hand, for those who rather bask on Rio's beaches, take in the Garden on a cloudy day or when you need a break...
Local Tip Hotel Praia Ipanema is the perfect place for those looking for a beachfront hotel, on the border of the two most luxurious neighborhoods in Rio - Leblon and Ipanema. Guests will find some of the most exclusive...
The picturesque square of the Largo de Guimarães in Santa Teresa is an essential visit for those wanting to get a feel for the ninteenth century...more »
Like the East End of London or the more explicitly named Meatpacking District in New York, every modern city seems to have its once forlorn industrial zone given a good lick of paint and revamped...more »
Yoga means union. It is the union between the body and soul, the self and the supreme, bringing people to a state of harmony and peace with...more »
The neighborhood of Lapa features a new event that further entrenches their bohemian reputation. The Lapa Jazz Festival will entertain Rio on November 28, December 5 and December 12. On three successive Thursdays, the Fundição Progresso venue will host 8 artists from different strands of jazz and Brazilian instrumental groups. The... more »
Thiaguinho brings his unique talent to Fundação Progresso on December 6. Thiago, also known as Thiaguinho, was named Thiago André Barbosa and born in Presidente Prudente, São Paulo. He spent his early childhood in the town of Ponta Porã, Mato Grosso do Sul. Singing came naturally to this shy boy very early in life and was due in large... more »
Green Stone Journey Wellness Tour - Mountain and Coast Yoga Journey. Plan now for the journey in December. This yoga adventure tour promises to inspire your spirit and heighten your senses. The tour departs Rio de Janeiro and continues to a unique eco-spa in the mountains of Visconde de Maua and then down the coast to visit the... more »
Clarice Falcão lights up the Circo Voador stage on December 06. Clarice Falcão is a Brazilian actress, comedian, screenwriter, playwright, singer and songwriter, born in 1989. She grew up listening to songs from Chico Buarque and Luiz Tatit, which became a source of inspiration for her current work. She began working with her craft at a... more »
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