The story of the famous pictures at the edge of the cliff

Actress Flavia Alessandra posted on her Instagram, a picture at the famous stoneck.Famous for its risky photos, the Pedra do Telégrafo, located in Rio de Janeiro, has received many hikers and curious. After all, people are crazy for taking pictures there these days to post them online.

The stone is right on …

Article about Rio on NYT and bad news for Petrobras with workers on strike

Still in Carnaval mode i will just leave you with a few good reads this week…
Good news for Rio with a long article on tourism in Rio on NYT… http://travel.nytimes.com/2013/02/17/travel/rio-with-eyes-open.html?pagewanted=1&_r=1&adxnnlx=1361038464-qyPPZesnF8nD3QXaL0IBTQ&

More bad news for Petrobras with its workers on …

Almost 2013, Rio records record high temperatures and blackout darkens the city

Rio recorded today the highest temperature since 1915, according to the Institute Climatempo. The maximum reached 43.2 degrees in Santa Cruz, in the western area of the city. The wind chill reached 47 degrees. The temperature was recorded by the …

The north zone of Rio known as Baixada, still a great area for property investment

Land in this area of Rio was very cheap just a few years ago, not it’s still cheap compared to other parts of Rio, but it’s getting more and more expensive since it was chosen as the area that will …

What is the Açu Port and what it represents to Sao Joao da Barra – RJ

Located at the municipality of Sao Joao da Barra, in the southeaster state of Rio de Janeiro, the Açu Superport is a private mixed use port terminal that stands as the largest investment in port infrastructure in the Americas. In …