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On this site you can find loads of unique and useful travel information about Rio de Janeiro, but it is more than just a travel site. You have the weekly newsletter with fresh and updated info on what is going, there are articles that delve deep into the culture and history of Rio. If you would have particular topics you want to discuss there is therioforum.com, a message board where I personally participate to make sure your questions are answered.

Bem Vindo!

Hakan

MY ARTICLES
  • Rio’s Waterholes – The Pé-sujo

    Pé-sujo Carolice Some large cities have developed quite defined eating and drinking establishments, Rio de Janeiro is one of those. Perhaps the most interesting and special is a variety in the local vernacular referred to as pé-sujo which translates to "dirty feet"… Read more… 

  • Bailefunk – Favela Funk

    Album cover of Claudinho e Bochecha from 1996. From a time when Bailefunk was different. There are few topics that are hotter to debate in Brazil than the music style that is referred to as Bailefunk. In this short article I will try to explain a little about its history and why it is so… Read more… 

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