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Discovering Rio de Janeiro

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Largo Da Carioca – Rio de Janeiro

April 7, 2013 by RioExplorer

Largo da Carioca is a public square near the historical center of Rio de Janeiro. Traditionally, it is a place where pedestrians, folk artists, street vendors, and artisans meet.

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Hiking up Pedra da Gávea

March 6, 2013 by RioExplorer

Pedra da Gávea is one of Rio de Janeiro’s most beautiful, but at the same time most technical and tiring hikes. Getting to the summit of this 844m high granite… Read more…

EIRELI – A new business option for foreign investors in Brazil.

February 20, 2013 by RioExplorer

(guest article by Aristides Bichara, business consultant and founding partner of Dunker Consult in Rio de Janeiro) About the author: Aristides Bichara has a degree in Accounting Siences. He is a… Read more…

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Good News: Cutías Returning to the Tijuca Forest

February 2, 2013 by RioExplorer

Campo de Santana Campo de Santana, a big (almost 15 hectares) park in the center of Rio de Janeiro, across the street from the “Palácio Duque de Caxias, is famous… Read more…

Taxi rates in Rio de Janeiro – Don’t get scammed

January 26, 2013 by RioExplorer

Most of us don’t even wonder about it or try to understand, but do you know how much a taxi driver can charge you in Rio de Janeiro? I know… Read more…

Tips to enjoy the “Blocos” (street carnival)

January 25, 2013 by RioExplorer

With the carnival season in full swing, there’s hundreds of street carnivals (Blocos) throughout the city. Here are a few tips to make the most of it.   Blocos come in… Read more…

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