A fantastic, fun-filled, beach-going, sushi-eating, fruit-juice-drinking, flip-flopping week in Rio!
Rio's equivalent of the Statue of Liberty, this 125-foot-high statue of Christ has an arm-span of more than 90 feet. Sculpted in France, it was installed in... more
If you come to Rio with any intentions other than hitting the beach, you're mildly insane. Sand and sun inform most everything about the city and its people,... more
The contemporary menu at this hot spot for post-beach lounging shamelessly mixes its metaphorsceviche to dim sum to ravioli. The terrace is sweet, but... more
As much a nightclub as a restaurant, 00 (Zero Zero) becomes more of a beautiful-person scene the later it gets. Inside, conversation at the tables will get... more
Until the Fasano showed up, this was the only top-tier hotel in Ipanema actually fronting the beach, and it remains to be seen how long it can rest on its... more
It's considered one of the best places to stay in Rio (or so all the locals told us), but we were less than impressed. Nonetheless, it's directly across from the most gorgeous beach in Ipanema