Articles Tagged ‘Rio de Janeiro bars’

Rio de Janeiro for Wine Drinkers

March 19, 2012 | Nightlife, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
  Restaurante Aprazivel has an all-Brazilian wine list   It’s not difficult to find an ice cold beer in Rio. The locals are happy to sink a cooling glass of cerveja at virtually any time of day or night, and you’re never more than a few feet from a bar or street vendor. Those who...

Rio’s Best Bar Food

Rio’s Best Bar Food January 27, 2012 | Food, Nightlife, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Bar do Mineiro is famous for its bar snacks Many visitors to Rio comment on the fact that, while the locals seem to drink beer as though it were water and caipirinha cocktails as though they were soft drinks, they rarely seem to get staggeringly drunk. Part of this is down to dedicated practice, no doubt,...

Book Bonanza in Santa Teresa

Book Bonanza in Santa Teresa May 11, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Bookworms, here’s an unmissable date for your diary. This weekend (Saturday May 15 and Sunday May 16), the bohemian hillside neighborhood of Santa Teresa will host its second annual literary festival. Completely free of charge, the event, which was launched with great success last year, will see...

Drinking Etiquette in Rio

Drinking Etiquette in Rio April 3, 2010 | Nightlife, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Drinking in Santa Teresa Like many things in Rio de Janeiro, drinking etiquette in the city is not as straightforward as one might imagine. A complex set of unwritten rules come into play when heading out for a drink in Rio, and failure to observe them could lead to some serious social faux-pas. The...