Arquivos de Categoria: Entertainment

Bip Bip – Live “Roda de Samba”

For years Bip Bip has been one of the city’s favorite spots to catch a live roda de samba (informal samba played around a table), despite it being just a storefront with a few battered tables. As the evening progresses the tree-lined neighborhood becomes the backdrop to serious jam sessions, with music and revelers spilling […]

Cultural Tours for the project: RWT Summer 2015.

During the summer vacations the RioTur will be offering to the tourists guided visits by walk around some of the main attractions of the town. The inscriptions to participate the tour can be made until the 1st of March/2015 on this website. The cultural tours will be limited to 30 people per tour, and for […]

Christmas in Brazil

In Brazil Christmas celebrations are similar to those in Europe and Northern America, with Christmas trees, exchanging gifts and sending Christmas cards. Brazilian houses and buildings are decorated with Christmas lights and nativity scenes. Despite the tropical heat of summer, inconsistencies are not uncommon, such as snowman candles and other winter decoration. Christmas Eve is the most important moment […]

Helicopter Tour

What could be better than a sightseeing tour of Rio de Janeiro from the air? From the vantage point of a helicopter, you’ll have unforgettable views of this beautiful city, nestled against a backdrop of granite peaks like Sugar Loaf Mountain rising from Guanabara Bay. On this 11-minute helicopter tour with a professional pilot, you’ll […]