The Ultimate Party Guide to Rio de Janeiro

The Ultimate Party Guide to Rio de Janeiro

Brazilians throw the best parties e-v-e-r! Cariocas especially love to get it cracking and really know how to. Parties in Rio usually go from 11pm to 6-8am. I’ve seen my fare share of sunrises coming back from epic “festas” and it’s magical! I...
20+ Abbreviations to Text in Brazilian Portuguese

20+ Abbreviations to Text in Brazilian Portuguese

Eai! kd vc? Brazilian only communicate via Whatsapp messages and voice messages. They do not use text messages, iMessage or any other telecom service. So, here are some essential abbreviations you’ll need to know to survive texting in Brazilian Portuguese. BASICS vc =...
10 Best Souvenir Shops in Rio de Janeiro

10 Best Souvenir Shops in Rio de Janeiro

Shop right Wether you want to pamper yourself or bring home some goodies to your fambam or homies, I’ve put together a list of my top 10 places to get quality gifts, like antique maps and photographs, Brasil branded fashionable clothes, modern paintings and more. ($)...