Streets across Brazil have been swamped with carnival revellers, with the largest parties attracting more than one million merrymakers. In Rio de Janeiro, one of the most traditional "bloco" street ...
By Walter Brandimarte RIO DE JANEIRO, March 7 (Reuters) - Latin American stocks and currencies trimmed losses on Friday, with the Mexican peso swinging into positive territory, after data showed the... FULL ARTICLE AT Reuters
Converted garages, cellars and chambres de bonne are all being rented out illegally in the second most expensive city in the world Sophia moved to Paris two years ago from her native Rio de Janeiro. She lives in a converted ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
Rio De Janeiro, March 7 : Brazil's northeastern city of Salvador will stage an out-of-season Carnival in a bid to attract tourists during this year's World Cup, the media reported. FULL ARTICLE AT New Kerala
Rio de Janeiro ("River of January", English pronunciation: /ˈriːoʊ deɪ ʒəˈnɛəroʊ/; Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈʁiu dʒi ʒaˈneiɾu]) is the second largest city of Brazil and South America, and the second largest metropolitan area in South America; in both cases behind São Paulo. It is the state capital of Rio de Janeiro. The city was the capital of Brazil for nearly two centuries, from 1763 to 1822... Full
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