Articles Tagged ‘Santa Teresa Rio de Janeiro’

Eat and Drink Like a Local in Rio

Eat and Drink Like a Local in Rio March 28, 2012 | Food, Kid Friendly, Nightlife, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Locals flock to Nega Teresa's acaraje stall While nobody should come to Rio de Janeiro without making the tourist pilgrimages to see the Christ Statue, Sugar Loaf mountain and the beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana, there are times when visitors want to get off the tourist trail and experience the...

Best Pizza in Rio

Best Pizza in Rio August 31, 2011 | Food, Kid Friendly, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
While it is easy to find pizza in Rio de Janeiro, finding good pizza presents more of a challenge. All too often, pizza in Rio is a greasy, stodgy and tasteless affair, and the fact that it is common practice to slather the slices in ketchup and/or mayonnaise and mustard speaks volumes about the lack...

Five Romantic Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Five Romantic Things to do in Rio de Janeiro August 19, 2011 | Food, free, Hotels, Romantic, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
With its magnificent views, pulsing nightlife, beautiful locals and steamy tropical heat, Rio is a city that will have your pulse racing and your senses tingling. As a destination for a romantic getaway it’s hard to beat, and aside from the city’s own myriad attractions there are scores of...

Snooping Around Rio’s Lapa District

Snooping Around Rio’s Lapa District May 10, 2011 | free, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Me and my dawg attempt to recreate the Snoop and Pharrell video...with limited success Rio de Janeiro is home to more than its fair share of scene-stealing sights – from Christ the Redeemer on his mountain-top perch to the peak of Sugar Loaf and, of course, the beautiful beaches of Copacabana and...

Top 10 Rio de Janeiro Views

April 29, 2011 | Kid Friendly, Romantic, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
With its jutting, jungle-clad mountains, crashing waves and seemingly endless stretches of sand, Rio de Janeiro’s cityscape is arguably the most impressive in the world. And, happily for the visitor, there are plenty of opportunities to takeĀ  in sweeping vistas of the city from every imaginable...