Articles Tagged ‘Rio safety’

Rio’s Pesky Thieves

October 1, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
It’s difficult to strike the right balance when talking about safety in Rio. On the one hand, I don’t want to give the impression that life here is a constant fight for survival, with gun-wielding thieves waiting at every corner for the next unsuspecting foreigner to pass. On the other hand,...

MotoTaxis – High Speed Thrills and Spills

MotoTaxis – High Speed Thrills and Spills August 20, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Want to get the personalised service of a taxi for the same price as a cramped and bumpy bus ride? Of course you do. So what’s the catch? Well, for those who like their transportation to come with a healthy injection of adrenaline and high-speed thrills, there isn’t one. ‘Moto-taxis’...