guys, ive been to HELP and let me tell you dont waste your time
i went when i was 20 in 2006, the club is for ugly old men who pay to have sex with local working girls from rio
its a brothel pretty... more
If you do not visit Rio in carnival season then you should attend this spectacular samba extravaganza show of Plataforma for the experince.
With more than thirty performers it is first of all for... more
Lapa was the old bohemian quarter, and now serves as the hub for bars, clubs and unwinding. Kick back and sink some beers in the happening clubs, there's always something happening here amongst... more
WOW..Three letters I must use to describe this Club/Bar/Restaurant/Beautiful women headquarters. I know where they go for convention in RIO. This is located in the area of Barra de Tijuca which is... more
I went here on a Thursday night and they played drum & bass in the upper room and rock in teh lower room. Also went on a Monday night and it was not that good but you're options are limited on a... more
May 2009: If you are looking for a place to go with a group of friends, I would recommend it. They have the lounge downstairs and upstairs is the dancing.
People are dressed up....the only bad thing... more
My favourite nightlife spot turned out to be a place called Empório! It is another busy, small and FULL place that has the cheapest drinks (at least that we found) in Ipanema... not to mention some of... more
Good option for having a drink, talking, listen to some music, dancing and hanging out.
There are 2 floors, first floor, you got the dancing floor with DJs that play all kinds of music, including... more
This seaside avenue was the best place to stroll in the evenings. Every part of this street had a diffrent feeling. And at every stand there where all kinds of things to eat and... more
My first party in an american franchise company and in a shopping mall, but this place was really happening on Saturday night. A better mix of people than in most other places (not just upperclass,... more
Tuesday nights in Lord Jims an english pub in Ipanema. Excellent live band doing a variety of covers of old and new rock music, Brasilian and foreign. Really packed, locals mainly. Music starts at... more
One of the best places for young people to hang out in Rio is the Lapa neighborhood. At night, the locals gather around Arcos da Lapa aqueduct. There are a lot of bars and clubs in the area, but most... more
When the cab dropped us off in front, I was a little bit worried about where we were. It's seemed to be in the middle of nowhere and I finally notice a 00 in the distance. The atmosphere inside was... more
Bombar is a small bar in Leblon. It's popular among younger crowd and perfect for a first place to visit and drink before hopping into nightclubs. The entire second floor is a dance floor with dj... more
For some reason..........another mexican place. And also............another small mexican place, but gets busy and has a good crowd.
For if you want to go out to somewhere that you haven't yet been,... more
This is the place where you can see everything you would expect to see in Brazil, a Brazil made for brazilians and a Brazil made by brazilians....THIS IS WHAT I COULD CONSIDER A REAL BRAZIL because... more
We also met up with a girl from Sao Paulo at Emporio who was full of energy and typical Brazilian enthusiasm for life. We enjoyed discussing the differences between Soa Paulo and Rio as well as... more
Uma das poucas boates dedicadas a musica eletronica no Rio, todo fim de semana, noites com Drum´n´Bass, Trance e techno
One of the few night clubs in Rio totally dedicated to electronic music, on the... more
For those of you who will emerge at the other end of the weekend still itching to go out, Monday nights can be the real challenge. Most places are at their slowest this time of the week.
This is a... more
Good music, casual atmosphere, good service, fair prices and a chance to dance. The music program varies daily. When we went on a Saturaday they had Samba, choro, MPB and forro. People were very... more
If God is Brazilian, JESUS CHRIST is from Rio de Janeiro.
It is not San Francisco...but I can say that I left my heart in Rio de Janeiro!!! :) My heart is here, all the values that I have are rooted...
The Colonial Period
The site of Rio de Janeiro was founded by Portuguese explorers as they entered Guanabara Bay on the first of January, 1502. Since the bay was considered the mouth of a river, the...
O Rio de Janeiro, foi uma cidade fundada entre os morros Pao de Acucar e Cara de Cao, por Estacio de Sa com a finalidade de se defender das invasoes francesas que partiam das ilhas de villegayon.
So why is Rio de Janeiro my favourite place on earth? Well in my mind it has virtually everything to offer:
Beautiful world famous beaches such as Copacabana and Ipanema
Wonderful panoramic mountain...
I'm here in Rio! Rio of the Crist, Rio of the beaches, such as Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon and so many others!Rio of the Sugar Loaf and Rio of the Samba, the Caipirinhas, the Cariocas,The Carnival,......