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28th April 2020 by ScribbleStuRio de Janeiro: is it safe?
Thoughts of Rio de Janeiro conjure up an exotic concoction of carnivals, parties, beaches, mountains, sunshine, enormous Jesuses, Olympics… …and crime.Renowned for its gang culture, gun crime and high death rates, the city of Rio is a microcosm of Brazil’s widespread corruption – largely stemming from many of the country’s politicians at the very top. But I’d urge anyone thinking of going not to forget all the great stuff too....
5th March 2020 by PommieTravelsWhere are the best places to visit in Brazil?
Brazil is one of the most popular tourist destinations in 2020 with its award-winning football team, carnivals, and waterfalls. Being the largest country in South America, stretching from the tropical forests in the North to the Atlantic coast, bordering with almost all countries on the continent apart from Ecuador and Chile, Brazil can offer a lot of places to fascinate tourists....
15th June 2020 by Hand Luggage Only72 hours in Rio de Janeiro
Went to Brazil for over a week and long story short - it was amazing! This is what we got up to in Rio de Janeiro. Like don’t get me wrong, Rio de Janeiro has a reputation so we arrived with some trepidation but thankfully, following local advice from people at our hotels, friends and other people we’d met, we had such an amazing time here. It’s such an interesting city with so many facets to it. Anyhoo, enough talk, here’s all the stuff we got up to in Rio....