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Cartoon: Zika

150 leading scientists have asked the World Health Organisation to step in and postpone or move the Rio Olympics, due to the Zika virus. WHO has rejected the call.


2 weeks in Brazil (Carnaval 2014)

Brazil was the first trip I ever planned by myself- and by planned, I mean book the flights (haha). I can’t share much about this trip because in reality, it’s before I had ever considered that jotting my thoughts was good for something later, so this post is focused more on tips and what I learned/remember. 1,703 more words


The liveability of Rio de Janeiro

The Economic Intelligence Unit (2015) ranked the livability of 140 cities according to the cities stability, healthcare, culture & environment, education and infrastructure. For Rio de Janeiro, its overall livability rank was 91. 145 more words

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Example of culture and entertainment in Rio de Janeiro

Exotic dancing and bright color are distinctive features of Rio de Janeiro’s annual Carnival. It’s significance with Roman Catholicism make Carnival an important festival to be celebrated in Brazil and throughout the world. 59 more words

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Rio de Janiero and the party animal I am not.

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Traveling alone

I actually do a lot of things alone because I travel so much for business.  I am 100% comfortable in a restaurant alone, going to a Broadway show as a party of one (side note, this makes it very easy to get tickets to even the most popular of shows), or going to a movie by myself.   408 more words