Army takes over Rio de Janeiro Brazilian president Temer along with his ministers have decided that the army is taking over security in Rio de Janeiro. The violent situation that the state of Rio has been going through over the past couple of years is no longer acceptable. The army will take over command of […]
On every Wednesday after the Carnival we have its final results. We get to Know which Samba School is the winner. And this year was no different. Beija- Flor was the number one Samba School in Rio de Janeiro in 2018!
Carnival 2018 The Brazilian Carnival has just started this Saturday, 10th February. It goes from today till next Tuesday. These are the official days of the Carnaval (how we call it in Brazil) but in some states it can last a bit longer. Up to 10 days!
A fantastic 2018 We would like to wish a great 2018 to all our friends and clients!
Christmas decoration in Petropolis I have just arrived from an other day trip from Rio de Janeiro to Petropolis. It was a great day and I had with me 2 ladies from the United States, mother and daughter. As usual, we left Rio about 9:00am to get in Petropolis by 10:30am. It is a nice […]
Visit Buzios from Rio de JaneiroAfter such a long time only taking tourists to visit Buzios, I have managed to spend a well deserved weekend at this lovely town. The trip to Buzios from Rio de Janeiro lasts about 2.5 hours. You leave the south zone of Rio and take ‘Linha Vermelha’, which is the […]
A great museum in Rio de Janeiro! It’s been one year since the opening of the Museum of Tomorrow in Rio de Janeiro. We can say that there was caos installed in Rio de Janeiro for almost 3 years during the construction of the Museum of Tomorrow at Mauá Square, near downtown Rio. Actually the […]
Visit the Aquario in Rio de Janeiro! Are you in Rio de Janeiro for just a few days? Try to put in your list the Aquario! It is Rio’s latest big attraction. Located in Praça Mauá, the aquarium offers several attractions to adults and children. Different tanks holding from the tiny little fish to the […]
Royal Portuguese Reading CabinetA great place to visit in Rio de Janeiro is the Royal Portuguese Reading Cabinet. Was passing by the main streets in Rio downtown on my way to take the ferries to Niterói. Could not miss this fantastic building, full of history and books! A place to admire, to study, to research, […]
Went to Barra da Tijuca to pick up 2 people from Greece and start an other private tour in Rio de Janeiro. Elias and Nico. 2 good friends who were in Rio just for 1 day. Then they were heading to Maceió, Northeast of Brazil. It was not a sunny day. Cloudy but not raining. […]