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!
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 main […]
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 […]
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. […]
Olympics starts tomorrow in Rio de Janeiro After 8 years of preparation Rio de Janeiro is ready for the Olympics. I have visited all the venues during the past week and I can say that they are all ready for the begining of the games. Below there are 2 pictures showing the Lagoa Rodrigo de […]
What are the best places to visit in Rio de Janeiro? This is a very important question you should be asking yourself if Rio de Janeiro is going to be your next destination. There are of course the main attractions in the city: Christ the Redeemer and Sugarloaf Mountain. But what else can you […]
Rio de Janeiro to host cycling conference in 2018 It will be the first time that the Velo-City conference will be held in South America. Since 2012, Rio has made a conscious effort regarding sustainable transportation and cycling. This has come in the form of the construction of bicycle lanes and a bicycle sharing scheme that […]