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The 38 Essential Rio de Janeiro Restaurants

Rio de Janeiro is to fresh produce what Saudi Arabia is to oil. Pop into one of the city's ubiquitous open-air <i>feiras</i> and you'll find yourself surrounded by deep green elephant ear-sized <i>couve</i> (collard greens), rotund passion fruits, and fresh shaved white coconut to throw on a dessert or into a …

Brazil

85,000 armed forces to protect Olympic Games visitors from rampant crime in Rio | Fox News

With the deepening of the economic crisis in Brazil, new investments in local police has dropped to virtually zero, which is impacting directly on the levels of street crime in Rio — just as the city is preparing to host the 2016 Olympic Games and hundreds of thousands of athletes and fans.<p>The …

Why You Definitely Need to Visit Rio de Janeiro in Your Twenties

They don't call Rio de Janeiro the "cidade maravilhosa" for nothing. It means the Marvelous City, and it definitely lives up to the name. Not only does the second largest city in Brazil have beautiful attractions, but there are many bucket list items you could check off your list in Rio de</b> …

10 Things You Need to Know About Brazilian Food and Drink Before the Olympics (Slideshow)

Shutterstock/<b>Alexander Raths</b><p>Brazilian Barbecue Isn’t Just for America’s Theme Restaurants<p>You’re probably familiar with “Brazilian barbecue” or</b> …

Brazil

Rio pickpocket: How Olympic tourists can protect their phones

<b>Rio de Janeiro (CNN) —</b> It's witching hour in Rio De Janeiro for Pedro. The sun has slipped below the horizon, emptying the beaches and filling the nearby streets.<p>Most are holidaymakers around here lazily meandering back to their hotels -- prime targets for Pedro's light fingers and scant …

Brazil's Love of Pizza Is Causing Major Air Pollution

There are few things as delicious as a piping hot pizza. As recent reports suggest, however, that perfectly-crispy, wood-fired pizza comes with a surprisingly high environmental cost. As Vox reports, Brazil is grappling with air pollution brought on, at least in part, by wood-burning ovens.<p>Vox …

São Paulo

How to Get Brazil (And Latin America) Completely Wrong

It’s been yet another rough week for Brazil’s international image, with an Olympic mascot shot dead in an absurd accident and another national …

Murdering its mascot, and other ways Brazil is already ruining the Olympics

The Summer Olympics in Brazil are about two crises away from becoming the embodiment of that dumpster fire gif everyone on the Internet is obsessed …

Calamity Janeiro

RIO DE JANEIRO does not look like a disaster zone. Beaches are emptier than normal, but that’s because temperatures have dropped to a frigid 23°C. …

Brazil

Fears for poor as Brazil cuts 'Minha Casa, Minha Vida' housing plan | Reuters

RIO DE JANEIRO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Government cutbacks to Brazil’s pioneering social housing program, which has provided homes for several million people, will undermine property rights and increase inequality in South America’s largest economy, analysts warn.<p>Hailed by the United Nations …

Nuoto, da Atlanta a Rio a suon di bracciate: il primo record è della Alshammar

<p>Therese Alshammar. LaPresse<p>Therese Alshammar. LaPresse<p>Una mamma di 38 anni è in grado di qualificarsi ai Giochi olimpici nel nuoto? La ragione, il …

Mais momentos da #ChamaOlimpica pela comunidade indígena de Campo Alegre: https://t.co/eX6lTZRzXh

Olympic Channel on Twitter: "Presidenta @dilmabr “La emoción de los @juegosolimpicos quedará marcada en la memoria, corazón y en la historia de nuestro país“. #RumboARio"

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10 Team Canada Rio hopefuls and their four-legged best friends

Some Rio 2016 hopefuls for Team Canada live the old adage, <i>a dog is a man’s best friend</i>. These furry friends may not be much help at practice, but …

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Jeux Olympiques de Rio : Une banque brésilienne va donner plus de 100 millions d'euros pour les recherches contre Zika

Une banque brésilienne a annoncé mercredi qu'elle allait financer des recherches pour lutter contre le virus Zika qui sévit au pays, alors que se …

Brésil: le ministre des Sports démissionne à 5 mois des JO

Le ministre brésilien des Sports, George Hilton, a démissionné de son poste à un peu moins de cinq mois de l'ouverture des Jeux olympiques de Rio, a …

Jeux Olympiques

NZ Olympic Team

Our Kiwi Olympians will bring the spirit of the Olympic Games to the underprivileged neighbourhood of Mangueira in Rio.<p>Mangueira has a population of …

results and video highlights

Athletics - 100m Men<p>Usain Bolt of Jamaica wins the Men's 100m Final on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 14, 2016 …

Questa è la maglia con il nuovo nome che mi hanno dato gli amici del @triomedusa 😜 #roadtorio #beberio #italiateam https://t.co/OhBHlL2eGt

Famiglie d'arte, le dinastie dell'atletica

25 Gennaio 2016<p>Genitori e figli, fratelli e sorelle che hanno lasciato un segno nella storia dell'atletica.<p><i>di Giorgio Cimbrico</i><p>Cameron <b>Burrell</b> si …

Brazil’s athletics timeline leading to Rio 2016

With just 200 days to go until the athletics starts at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the host nation is adding the finishing touches to what looks set …

Domenica, Archivio Storico — Il Sole 24 Ore

Cosa mi fa amare Parigi, Barcellona e Atene

09 dicembre 2015 14:53<p>In vita mia ho conosciuto quattro tipi di passione amorosa. Quella suscitata da una persona, quella provocata da un animale, …

La belle histoire d'amour entre le street art et le XIIIe arrondissement de Paris

LE FIGARO WiZZ - Dans les rues de cet arrondissement du sud de la capitale, le street art fait désormais partie du paysage. Depuis 2004, de …

Voyages