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You think Brazil is dangerous?

Hi all! As Mark Twain once said, “The rumors of my death have been greatly exaggerated.” No, I’m not dead, just MIA. I spent 2 months in the US, spending the holidays and helping my mother prepare her house for sale. ANYWAY, I got busy and let the blog lapse. But I am back and […]

Podcast: Chat with Cristiano Nogueira about Rio de Janeiro

Hi all, I had only been in Rio a couple of weeks when I was lucky enough to meet Critstiano Nogueira, the man who literally wrote the book on Rio. His guidebook, Rio for Partiers, has won lots of awards and is currently in its 8th edition. Pick up a copy and you’ll see why. […]