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Favelas of Rio de Janeiro

By Viator, July 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 38 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Rio's 900+ favelas are home to hundreds of thousands of people, packed tightly in astonishing density and replete with all the violence, criminality and squalor that one might expect when extreme ...  Read more

Soccer in Rio

By Viator, July 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 8 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

From Ronaldo’s record setting World Cup goals to Pele’s hat-trick of World Cup victories, few countries have churned out so many legendary international soccer players as Brazil, so it’s no surprise ...  Read more

Rio de Janeiro During the World Cup: Best Tours and Activities

By Viator, June 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 760 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

With the city gearing up to host the FIFA World Cup finals on July 13 and soccer fever sweeping the nation, it is an atmospheric time to visit Rio de Janeiro. Even if you don’t have tickets for a ...  Read more

3 Days in Rio de Janeiro: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, April 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 634 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Rio de Janeiro isn’t known as the Cidade Maravilhosa (Marvelous City) for nothing. Beautiful beaches, expansive mountains, the lively Cariocas and the grand Carnaval are only some of the reasons ...  Read more

Day Trips from Rio

By Viator, April 2014

4 star rating: Recommended 26 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

With its swaths of white sand beaches hemmed in by the iconic peaks of Corcovado and Sugar Loaf Mountain, and an all-day party atmosphere, it can be hard to tear yourself away from Rio de Janeiro’s ...  Read more

Rio de Janeiro's Nightlife

By Viator, January 2014

Tours & Tickets

Rio de Janeiro’s reputation for caipirinha-fueled hedonism and pulsing samba beats precedes it, and if you’re heading to Brazil’s fun-loving cultural capital, you’ve likely set aside at least one ...  Read more

Samba and Carnival Fun in Rio de Janeiro

By Viator, December 2013

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 23 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

With troops of bejeweled dancers gyrating on stage, glittering floats parading through the Sambadrome exhibition hall and costumes so dazzling you’ll need your sunglasses on even at night, Rio de ...  Read more

Rio de Janeiro's Best Food and Places to Eat

By Viator, November 2013

4 star rating: Recommended 154 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

From hearty meat dishes to a kaleidoscope of tropical fruit, eating out in Rio de Janeiro is never boring and you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to the city’s restaurants. Borrowing ...  Read more

Rio de Janeiro Carnival

By Viator, November 2013

Tours & Tickets

One of the biggest crowd pullers for the Cidade Maravilhosa of Rio de Janeiro is its annual Carnival and Mardi Gras celebrations, attracting over 500,000 foreign tourists each year.  During the ...  Read more

Rio de Janeiro Top Beaches

By Viator, October 2013

4 star rating: Recommended 84 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The beaches of Rio de Janeiro are the stuff of song and legend, and they certainly live up to their billing. An entire state unto itself rather than a single city, Rio sees nearly three million ...  Read more

Rio’s Best Beaches

By Ernest White , March 2013

Songs tout the beauty of Rio de Janeiro’s beaches and beachcombers, and for good reason. Brazil’s “Marvelous City” boasts nearly 50 miles of powdery beaches, stretching south and west from ...  Read more

Parque de Catacumba

By Ernest White , February 2013

If the hustle and bustle of Brazil’s most exuberant city, Rio de Janeiro, gets to be too much, there’s one little green spot in the Lagoa district that offers all the peace and tranquility one could ...  Read more

Rio for Cruise Visitors

By Ernest White , February 2013

With its stunning natural setting and boisterous, engaging culture, Rio de Janeiro is one of the most exciting ports of call available on any cruise itinerary. Getting to know the Marvelous City, as ...  Read more

How to Rent an Apartment in Rio

By Ernest White , February 2013

Who hasn’t imagined waking up one morning (or afternoon) and walking out the front door only to be greeted by the sun, sand, and surf of Ipanema Beach? With all the available apartments for rent in ...  Read more

Art Lovers’ Guide to Rio

By Ernest White , January 2013

Rio de Janeiro might be known more for its beautiful natural setting than for its artistic tradition, but that doesn’t mean the Marvelous City can’t serve up a mean art scene. From massive public ...  Read more

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