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pregnancy yoga rio

Pregnancy Yoga

Being pregnant is wonderful; being pregnant in Rio de Janeiro can become a challenge if you’re not familiar with the Brazilian health system, the hospitals, doctors, etc. When you’re pregnant, you’ll have to sort out lots of things and you might be looking for some exercise to disconnect from the everyday hustle and remain fit and healthy. Pregnancy Yoga is a great way to meet these needs! Continue reading

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Catacumba Park Hike

This hike is perfect if you don’t have a lot of time but still want to see Rio de Janeiro from a different angle. Catacumba Park is also a great choice if you are looking for something less touristy than the Sugarloaf or Christ. Just next to the Lagoa, Continue reading

Hippie Market Ipanema

Ipanema Hippie Market

Hippie Market IpanemaAre you looking for a souvenir from Rio de Janeiro? Or for an original decoration for your home? The Hippie Market in Ipanema might just be THE place for you. Between many commercial stands there are some real gems to be found, literally as well as metaphorically. According to its website, the Hippie Market is the largest outdoor gallery of arts and crafts not just of Brazil but of the world! Continue reading