Well known among the inhabitants of Rio de Janeiro, Jardim Botânico – Botanical Garden in English – is a great place to relax and spend some hours walking among exotic flowers and plants. A visit Continue reading
Located in Urca, the São João Fort is a true insider tip for tourists and residents alike. The free walking tour on the grounds offers insights into the founding history of Rio de Janeiro and is a unique opportunity to Continue reading
Looking for the perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of Rio de Janeiro? Ilha de Paqueta, or Paqueta Island in English, is a small island in Guanabara Bay. The idyllic island is an auto-free island and a paradise for easy- bicycling or walking.
Escadaria Selarón is Portuguese for “Selaron Stairs“, also known as the Steps of Santa Teresa. The Selaron Stairs are named after the Chilean artist Jorge Selarón, who started Continue reading