Do you want to be part of one of the greatest show on earth? The countdown for Carnival 2015 has already started! Carnival in Brazil is celebrated in towns and villages all over Brazil, but Rio de Janeiro has long been regarded as the carnival capital of the world. No wonder, during carnival season Continue reading
Are you looking for a place to play beach volleyball or take beach volleyball classes? Whether your New Year’s Resolution for 2015 is to work out, be more healthy or simply make the most of the incredible beach life of Rio de Janeiro, Continue reading
Voted as the most beautiful beach of Ilha Grande and as one of the top beaches of the world, the hike to Lopes Mendes Beach should be high on your priority list while you are staying at Ilha Grande. When you reach the 3 km long white sand beach, with crystal blue water, you’ll be glad for the refreshing coolness of the ocean. A popular beach for surfers, the Lopes Mendes beach offers great waves and plenty of space to enjoy a relaxing beach afternoon.
Ilha Grande – the island that today seems to be heaven on earth used to be home to a high-security prison. The famous hideaway for Cariocas and tourists alike offers a complete contrast to Rio de Janeiro. But Ilha Grande has not always been a tropical paradise for tourists. Because of the Continue reading
When you hear about an “outdoor gym located on the beach“ you’ll probably think of the Outdoor Gym in California, the famous Muscle Beach that is located on the sidewalk of Venice Beach. Top class bodybuilders like Arnold Schwarzenegger and Lou Ferrigno used to train in this beach gym in order to build their award-winning physiques. But did you know that every year between November and February a similar free outdoor gym is constructed at Ipanema Beach?