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Top 10 Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro

Top 10 Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro

The sun is shining almost all year round here in Rio. Life here pretty much happens outside on the streets and the beaches. Bikinis, Caipirinhas and Samba music. This is one side of Rio, but there is so much more to it. Great art, museums, hiking- the options here are…
Visiting a Favela in Rio De Janeiro

Visiting a Favela in Rio De Janeiro

Gangs, drug lords, shootings on the streets- that might come immediately to your mind when thinking about every day life in a favela. This might have been the case in the past, but in recently a lot has changed for the better in the favelas. There has been a lot of…